Couple receives hundreds of Christmas cards after son's wish

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- A central Kentucky couple has received more than 700 Christmas cards this year, thanks to a request by their son.

Sammy Coleman of Lexington says he posted a request on a few Web sites, asking people to send Christmas cards to his parents as a way to make their holiday special.

The request has brought hundreds of cards to Donald and Betty Coleman of Lexington.

Sammy Coleman recently counted 725 cards and more were coming daily.

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