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The Centralian advocate Tue 20 May 2008

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Title

The Centralian advocate Tue 20 May 2008

Collection

Centralian Advocate; NewspaperNT

Date

2008-05-20

Notes

Incorrectly numbered on first page as v. 61 no. 102; This publication contains may contain links to external sites. These external sites may no longer be active.

Language

English

Subject

Community newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Alice Springs; Tennant Creek (N.T.) -- Newspapers; Alice Springs (N.T.) -- Newspapers.; Australia, Central -- Newspapers

Publisher name

Nationwide News Pty. Limited

Place of publication

Alice Springs

Volume

v. 61 no. 103

File type

application/pdf

Use

Copyright. Made available by the publisher under licence.

Copyright owner

Nationwide News Pty. Limited

License

https://www.legislation.gov.au/Details/C2019C00266

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/233395

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/657345

Page content

Centralian Advocate, Tuesday, May 20, 2008 9 P U B : C A D V D A T E : 2 0 -M A Y -2 0 0 8 P A G E : 9 C O L O R : C M Y K 204702\08 NEWS Loud kids raise cash for charity Christopher O'Leary Colourful kids Kirrly Blakeman, Audrey Hunker, Caitlin Westphal and Harry Weckert. Picture: HANNAH MILLERICK LOUD colours were used by Living Waters Lutheran School to help brighten hearing impared childrens days. Students wore colourful T-shirts, ties and socks for Loud Shirt Day. The school raised $600 for deaf research by dressing up and participating in sack races, tug-of-wars and jelly bean counting contests. They also tucked into some colourful frozen dessert cups despite some of them being stolen when the school was broken into last week. Teachers and other staff also got into the act, with groundsman Ray K n i g h t s t a n d i n g o u t i n a technicolour rodeo shirt with a white cowboy hat. The schools year 6 leadership committee organised the day so they could have fun while working for a good cause. Committee member Audrey Hunker said there were a couple of deaf students at the school and it was important to treat them as normal kids. She said: I help a little kid at school who has a hearing aid, but she can play sport and do most things. Loud Shirt Day is an excellent event.


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