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Salvation Army makes noise for those who can’t make ends meet

| December 19, 2014

It’s one of the many sounds of the Christmas season.. the Salvation Army bell ringers have been out on their yearly mission since the day after Thanksgiving. “Gives you a good feeling to think you’re helping someone who needs help,” said Donald Scott. A tradition since 1891, the Salvation Army is working to collect donations […]

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The Salvation Army in Houlton Temporarily Closes Their Doors

| January 14, 2014

The Salvation Army thrift store in Houlton closed its doors on December 30th and still remains closed. “The reason why the Houlton thrift store was closed here is because of safety concerns,” Said Damon Hayward Envoy of the Salvation Army in Houlton. A leak in the roof was brought to Hayward’s attention by the Houlton […]

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Donations are below average this year for The Salvation Army

| December 8, 2013

Nicholas Soucie is a volunteer bell ringer for the Salvation Army. He is one of the millions of volunteers world wide who raise money for under privileged families, especially during the holiday season. “The Salvation Army gives out support to a lot of people who are in poverty, they need help over the holidays and […]

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Ringing Bells to Help Those in Need

| December 5, 2012

If you’ve recently visited Wal-Mart, K-Mart, or any other major retailer- you’ve probably heard the sounds of bells.┬áIt’s that time of the year again… the annual red kettle campaign. News Source 8’s Jenna Callari spoke to a couple of bell ringers as they gear up for the holiday season.

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