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Wayne County Students Growing Their Hair For A Cause

Posted November 13, 2002 8:38 a.m. EST

— Many teens and teachers at

Southern Wayne High School

are holding off on getting haircuts until February.

At that time, their locks will be trimmed and the hair will be donated to

Wigs for Kids

. The organization provides wigs for children battling cancer.

Teacher Mike Heywood is asking students across eastern North Carolina to join the cause.

Anyone interested in participating can call Southern Wayne H.S. at (919) 705-6060.