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Level Up: Good Samaritans help senior citizen after MLGW bill tripled
By: Mearl Purvis Fox13 Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Our Level Up report about a senior citizen who could no longer pay her MLGW bill after it tripled to one-thousand dollars, caught the attention of one very special viewer.

Original Story: Level Up: Memphis woman seeks helps after MLGW bill jumped from $200 a month to $1,000 

The lead contractor with Designer Wholesale in Collierville pulled together a team to help Betty Prise in South Memphis. 
Designer Wholesale lead contractor Andy Collier and the BullsEye Leak Detection plumbers got to work on a 2-year-old problem of running water that jacked up Prise's utility bill beyond what she could afford. 

Andrew told FOX13, "I just shot Mearl a quick email, she fired back, think while she was on the air...we kinda scheduled everything." 
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Within minutes, the men found the problem. Dug it out. 
Within two hours, they repaired the pipe and fixed another potential problem. 

Prise told FOX13," I feel blessed. I feel wonderful. I can get this water. I can sleep now. I can pay other bills." 

And the good Samaritans didn't stop there. They set up a Go Fund Me for Prise called "Ms. Prise MLGW Water Leak Bill Relief." 

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