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Columbus Co. to receive grant for a new senior center

Posted by Debra Worley - email

COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WECT) - The Columbus County Department of Aging will receive a grant for a new facility.

Congressman Mike McIntyre's office announced Tuesday the department will be awarded more than $400,000 to build a  new center.

There are currently seven senior centers in Columbus County.  More than 1,000 seniors use the facility every day and extra space is needed.

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