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BLUEFIELD, W. Va (WVVA)-- It's back to school for many area kids, and a church in Bluefield decided to congratulate students on surviving that first week.

The First Christian Church of Bluefield threw a Back to School Bash, complete with a live band, family fun, and favorite barbecued foods.

They hope this can help them connect to area youth and help ease them back into the year.

"[It's] letting them know we are here and also to let them know what we are capable of and letting them know what we have to offer," said youth pastor Steven Quackenbush. "And also just to support them as they go back to what they have to do. Making it a little easier on them."

An estimated two-hundred people attended the event.

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