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Column: W.Va. Gold Star Mothers dedicate ‘Living Memorial Apple Orchard’ in Nicholas County

By Matty Mae Buckner

For the WV Press Association

Editor's Note: This article about the Gold Star Mothers was written by Matty Mae Buckner. Matty is 13 and in 8th grade at Nicholas County Middle School.

MT. NEBO, W.Va. - When we hear about war, we seldom consider the depths of it. The cost of war and being in battle is very high, yet the most horrific aspects of war are the lives sacrificed for freedom. When a soldier passes, the families are left with such a void . . .

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