CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Hundreds of local kids received a pretty cool gift Thursday—a set of new books to take home.
Overall 765 students at Newell Elementary School got those free books, all of them paid for by Newell Rubbermaid of Huntersville.
NBC Charlotte photojournalist Mike Hanson filed this report. Click the video player to watch. If using the WCNC mobile app, slide to the ‘Video’ section.