The Lunch Express Bus Feeds Poor Children in Tennessee : News Photo

The Lunch Express Bus Feeds Poor Children in Tennessee

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MIDWAY, TN - JUNE 28: Locals say that once the Walmart opened in nearby Greeneville, TN, mom-and-pop operations such as the Midway General Store didn't stand a chance. Recent statistics revealed that 24% of the residents in Midway live in poverty. Scores of poor children are served lunch each weekday in the areas around Greeneville, TN as 'The Lunch Express' bus visits trailer parks and housing developments in the summertime. Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images
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MIDWAY, TN - JUNE 28: Locals say that once the Walmart opened in nearby Greeneville, TN, mom-and-pop operations such as the Midway General Store didn't stand a chance. Recent statistics revealed that 24% of the residents in Midway live in poverty. Scores of poor children are served lunch each weekday in the areas around Greeneville, TN as 'The Lunch Express' bus visits trailer parks and housing developments in the summertime. Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images
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June 28, 2013
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Locals say that once the Walmart opened in nearby Greeneville TN... News Photo 173095699Chance,Close To,Community,Horizontal,Human Interest,Midway,Open,Operating,Stand,Tennessee,USA,Wal-martPhotographer Collection: The Washington Post 2013 The Washington PostMIDWAY, TN - JUNE 28: Locals say that once the Walmart opened in nearby Greeneville, TN, mom-and-pop operations such as the Midway General Store didn't stand a chance. Recent statistics revealed that 24% of the residents in Midway live in poverty. Scores of poor children are served lunch each weekday in the areas around Greeneville, TN as 'The Lunch Express' bus visits trailer parks and housing developments in the summertime. Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images