Time for the annual drive for back-to-school supplies

The Paper Push School Supplies Drive sponsored by White Eagle Credit Union and The Augusta Gazette is going on now through Monday, Aug. 12th.

Drop-off locations for the items are Augusta White Eagle Credit Union, 2830 N. Ohio; Augusta Gazette, 204 E. Fifth, and First Southern Baptist Church, 2206 N. Ohio.

The items gathered through the Paper Push will be donated directly to schools in the Augusta district. However, if you or someone you know is in need of specific school supplies not available through the Paper Push, please email: marketing@awecu.com with your request. A list of children and families who need assistance and are seeking assistance from churches and businesses is currently being compiled.