Cadets commended for contribution to clean-up

By Erica Quednau | equednau@wcia.com

Published 12/12 2013 05:36PM

Updated 12/12 2013 06:22PM

RANTOUL -- Some teens are being honored for their help after the Gifford tornado. The county awarded 100 Lincoln's Challenge cadets with a special commendation Thursday.

They volunteered to deliver water and pick up debris after the November 17th storm. Cadets say they're used to volunteering, but this was a completely different experience. Those cadets helped for five days following the storms.

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