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Free student meals offered this summer

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SMITHFIELD — Johnston County Public Schools will be offering free meals during the summer months to children and teens 18 and younger through U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Nutrition Services.

Schools in Johnston County serving free summer meals include Cooper Academy, Micro Elementary, Selma Elementary and West Smithfield Elementary. All four locations will serve meals Mondays through Thursdays beginning Monday, June 10 and continuing through Aug. 8.

Adults in attendance with their child will have the option to purchase a lunch for $3.50. Breakfast adult pricing is à la carte.

Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Parents and students can find the location closest to them by visiting or by texting FoodNC to 877-877.