On Wednesday November 28, Girl Scout Troop 989 and Girl Scout Troop 3232 presented 150 donated books to Sheriff Mims and Lt. Kathy Curtice.
The donated books will be added to the sheriff’s reading posse book collection program, it’s part of an effort to deter youth from crime. Through the program, Deputy Sheriffs will distribute the books to children they come in contact with.
The girl scouts who organized the drive received pins from Sheriff Mims.
In addition to the donated books, the troops also be donated bookmarks, fleece blankets and stuffed animals to add to the book collection program.