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Woman starts Small Town Big Heart Pull Tab Challenge

A retired nurse, 52-year-old Stephanie Lewis loves helping people. "That's just me. I like to do things like that," she says.

When she first moved to town in 2019 there were 25 kids in her Quince Street neighborhood. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, she would make monthly activity packets for the kiddos who no longer went into school every day because of statewide mandates. Additionally, Lewis would give them bubbles and Morse code bracelets of their name, as well as a new book for Christmas.

But now she says 90% of the kids have moved away and she doesn't have kids to make packets for anymo...