They've got their backs

Verizon Wireless sales representatives Nick Hutsell, left, and Brandon Fletcher hand a new backpack to Marlee Kindsvater, 4, and her father, Benjamin, at the store's Lusby location on Sunday. Marlee, who will be going into kindergarten at Mutual Elementary School in the fall, also accepted backpacks for her brother Albel, and sister, Freya. More than 800 participating Verizon and TCC locations gave out backpacks stuffed with school supplies during its annual School Rocks Backpack Giveaway on Sunday, which began in 2013. The store handed out 63 backpacks.