96-year-old crossing guard recognized as safety beacon for California elementary students

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For the past thirty years, a 96-year-old crossing guard has been sitting under the same tree in California.

He’s now being recognized for his dedication in the community. Jack Schreckengost sits and waits for elementary school students to cross the street morning and afternoon.

Related: Griffin Hospital honors 100-year-old volunteer

If it is up to him, he will celebrate his 100th birthday in the very same spot.

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