NEOSHO -- Firefighers stood outside of Lowe's Home Improvement Saturday collecting gifts for less fortunate Newton county children. The emergency workers are hoping to fill up a fire engine with toys for more than 600 kids this year. This is the second Saturday these public servant were out in the community asking for donations. Last weekend they gathered more than $1,200 and 150 toys.
"We're able to brighten Christmas sof the local kids and all of the families of Newton county," says Neosho firefighter Manford Vandgunda.
If you would like to make a donation to the Neosho fire department toy drive, you can call (417) 451-8021.