Jonesboro School conducts successful food drive

Students at Jonesboro School helped their friends and neighbors who are in need during the holiday season.

Students conducted the school's second canned food drive prior to Christmas. The food drive was sponsored by junior high science teacher Dayna Will.

The school's 416 students collected hundreds of food items. The items that were collected were donated to the Shawnee Development Council food pantry in Anna.

Top donors from the homerooms at the school included:

Eli Glasco, Logan Abernathy, Marissa Turner, Remington Poole, Pierce Chapman, Emilie Mowery, Tabby Smith, Abigail Dahmer, Katie Shepard, Connar Hallam, Emma Tweedy.

Noah McFarland, Melissa Sarensen, Zach O'Neal, Hunter Miller, Johnny Morgan, Morgan Sadler, Dakota Hileman, Jesse Jordan, Chip Jordan and DJ Latham (who could not be present for the accompanying picture).

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