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December 28, 2009

The True Spirit of the season

Christmas is the time of year when compassion seems to be contagious, and the children of Rockwall County are no exception. Above, Amy Parks-Heath students Kane Renteria, Bryce Wurster, Beau Renteria, Olivia McKerrow, and Baylor Baumann, along with many other students in kinder-6th grade, put others before self and participated in the Helping Hands Toy Drive. All 65 angels were adopted and presents purchased to help the almost 700 children in Rockwall County whose families are in need this holiday.

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