• Nun grabs chain saw, helps with Irma cleanup

    By: Natalie Dreier, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

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    MIAMI - A chain saw-wielding nun is helping with recovery efforts after Hurricane Irma.

    An off-duty police officer with Miami-Dade police department recorded a video of Sister Margaret Ann and the images have taken over social media.

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    The sister was doing her part to help clear the road by Archbishop Coleman Carrol High School where she’s the school’s principal.

    Police say the nun was cutting trees to clear the roadways around Archbishop Coleman Carrol High School near Miami. Sister Margaret Ann is the school's principal, according to its website.

    Police say "acts of kindness" like Sister Margaret Ann's remind residents that they're all part of the same community. The department added in its post, "Thank you Sister and all of our neighbors that are working together to get through this!"

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