Rival Schools Raise Funds Together for Kindergartener’s Make-A-Wish

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Bitter rivals created a sweet moment on Monday morning — Just another reason to love high school sports.

Clinton School District and Heber Springs School District joined forces before their rivalry football game, the Battle of Little Red, to grant a little girl’s wish. The schools held fundraisers and raised $12,000 in order to give a local child a Make-A-Wish trip.

Serenity McCarley underwent a liver transplant at age 3. As a kindergartener, she is now headed to Disney World. The school surprised her at a pep rally on Monday.

FOX16’s Nick Walters has the story.

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