March 3, 2011 11:45 AM

Child brings sack of change to help pay for her Texas teachers

Second-grader Maria Meneses is afraid of losing her teachers. She considers those at Diamond Hill Elementary School her friends, and if the Fort Worth school district has to lay off any of them, the 8-year-old would be sad. So she walked into the school Wednesday morning with a sackful of change and handed it to her principal.

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