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Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016

Telethon wraps up

Monday, March 23, 2009

Therapist Brandy Dallas and poster child Keller Breuer are interviewed during one of the segments of this weekend's Kenny Rogers Children's Center Telethon. Keller demonstrated some of his exercises and also showed how he has recently learned to take steps on his own.
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-- Total $280,007 was brought in, just shy of the KRCC's $300,000 goal

-- It's announced that Kenny Rogers and Neal E. Boyd will host June benefit concert

-- Organizers honor children, volunteer who died over the past year

SIKESTON -- The Kenny Rogers Children's Center annual telethon over the weekend came in just shy of its $300,000 goal, with a final total of $280,007 in donations.

As the lights began to dim on the event, organizers made a big announcement that could bring in extra funds for the Center, which serves children from across the Bootheel area.

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