Oct. 9, 2013 — The editor:
Star Elementary would like to extend a big thank you to all the individuals and businesses that supported our efforts to provide each student with a gift certificate to purchase a book at the Scholastic Book Fair. All donations were greatly appreciated and showed our students that they are part of a wonderful, caring community.
Thanks to Alec Steele, Alli Lawhorn, Alli Lawhorn, Allie and Emma, Alyssa Kitchen, Becca Richardson, Braxton Gussler, Breck's Mom and Dad, Brenda Fleming, Caden's Dad, Coleena Elam, Debbie Prichard, Denise Salyers, Griff and Mia's Grandparents, Ian, Logan, and Wyatt's Granny, Jeff Barker, Jessica Duncan, Jimmy and Jessica Vaughn, Larry Thompson, Linda Arnett, Linda Owens, Lynn Kitchen, Mike Johnston, Nicholas and Lilly Porter's Mom, Peggy Gollihue, Phyllis Terry, Rita Sexton, RW Boggs, Carter County Jailer, Ryan's Mom and Dad, Samantha Brammell, Shalene Sexton, Shanna Bradley, Teresa Kouns, Teresa Swint, Tim Blevins, Tony Tackett, Tracy Stapleton, Zachary Jordan, Bush's Floral, Cash Exchange, Farmers Hardware, Fitness Trainer, Grayson Health Park, Grayson Physical Therapy, James Family Outfitters, Kiser's Tax Service, Marcum Motors, McCloud Eye Care, My Splendid Home, Nature's Health Shop, Racer's Food Mart, Salon on Main, Tom's Payday Express, Wilma's Dress Shop, Heavenly Treasures and Homespun Sisters.
We would also like to recognize the following businesses for their extraordinary generosity in sponsoring 10 or more gift certificates: Lighthouse Frames and Gallery, Jolt Photographic, Horton and Brown, Ralph's Foodfair, Cannonsburg Walmart Pharmacy, and Cannonsburg Walmart.