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Central A&M and Meridian Raise Over $7,000 For Hurricane Harvey Relief

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When Central A&M High School hosted Central Illinois Conference foe Meridian High School on the gridiron on September 8, 2017, fans in Moweaqua had Hurricane Harvey victims on their mind.

The two schools, separated by six miles, made the decision to donate all gate receipts sold from the rivalry game and the result was nearly $7,300 dollars in relief efforts.

The decision to donate the gate was WAND-TV in Decatur’s Play of the Week: