Dirk Harkins, 1st Vice Commander of Hopedale American Legion Post 682, greets students at Harrison East Elementary who provided toys for the Second Annual Stuff The Bus campaign.

About 207 children in 127 needy county families received Christmas gifts and stocking stuffers thanks to the kindness of community members. Items were distributed on Dec. 14  at the Scio American Legion.

NH Photos/AMY GAREIS