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Letter brings donation from Arkansas

July 23, 2007

Americus --  A Sumter Regional Hospital employee's heart felt letter helps the damaged hospital raise a thousand dollars towards recovery efforts.

Sumter Regional Hospital was virtually destroyed in the March first tornado. Wade Cozier, an employee in the Hospital's Plant Operations Department, wrote a letter to family and friends explaining the hospital's situation.

The letter apparently touched one of the recipients, Mr. William Rainwater in Jonesboro, Arkansas, because he sent the hospital a thousand dollar donation.

To date the hospital has raised more than a half million dollars for the hospital's reconstruction fund.

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