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Students with special needs meet Santa

Students with special needs in Pelham got to meet Santa on Wednesday.(Source:WALB) Students with special needs in Pelham got to meet Santa on Wednesday.(Source:WALB)
"Every year this is something they really look forward to, the parents even. We always have some parents that come as well," said Teacher, Susie Pollock. (Source:WALB) "Every year this is something they really look forward to, the parents even. We always have some parents that come as well," said Teacher, Susie Pollock. (Source:WALB)
PELHAM, GA (WALB) -

Students with special needs in Pelham got to meet Santa on Wednesday.

For the past 10 years, this event has been held at the Piggly Wiggly grocery store.

All of the students got a gift from Santa and a nice lunch from the store.

Teachers said the students really enjoy the experience.

"Every year this is something they really look forward to, the parents even. We always have some parents that come as well," said Teacher, Susie Pollock.

The toys were picked out specifically for each child based on wish lists they made.

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