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'Back the Badge Jeep Ride' honors first responders in southern IL

(Source: KFVS) (Source: KFVS)
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS (KFVS) -

A group of people in southern Illinois spent Sunday, September 11 traveling around the area to say "thank you" to first responders.

Three groups took part in the "Back the Badge Jeep Ride." The groups made stops in Marion, Carbondale, Anna and Murphysboro.

In each town, supporters chatted with first responders and even gave out baskets of goodies to show their appreciation.

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