Shelbyville Daily Union

December 6, 2012

Stew-Stras Students Donate to Honor Flight


SHELBYVILLE, IL. — The Stewardson-Strasburg High School Drama Club and the Stewardson-Strasburg Grade School 5th Grade Class presented a $300 check to the Honor Flight program to assist World War II veterans in visiting the World War II Memorial in Washington DC. 

The funds were raised during the "We the People" Veterans Day Program at Stewardson-Strasburg High School held on November 9, 2012.  The patriotic salute to America featured performances by the High School Drama Club and the 4th-6th Grade students.

Pictured are 5th Grade Students, front row (from left):  Mackenzie Brown, Mackinzee Reynolds, Lainee Turner, Theresa Brown; 2nd row:  Kassie Vonderheide, Alexis Bell, Jacob Allen, Alex Dick; 3rd row: Hattie Waldhoff, Tennille Blythe, Paig Rentfro, Kirtis Stodden;

 Standing: Mikiel Ewida, Drama Club Secretary; Sara Long, Drama Club Director; Jason Becker, Drama Club President presenting check to George Nuxoll, Honor Flight Representative; Karen Flach, 5th Grade teacher; Sarah Locke, Drama Club vice-president; Morgan Stremming, Drama Club public relations chairperson; Will Tabbert, Drama Club treasurer.