Danville man rallies aid for troops overseas

Posted: 01/08/2012 12:00:00 AM PST

DANVILLE — The email came in at 4 a.m.

The sergeant major of a Marine Corps engineering battalion in Afghanistan had an urgent need for grass seed and fertilizer.

“By 1 p.m., we had 400 pounds of grass seed and the fertilizer ready to ship out,” said Aaron Negherbon, founder of TroopsDirect.

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