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Students help clean up cemeteries

Students help clean up cemeteries

November 19th, 2010 by Kelley McCall in News

From left: Ninth graders from Simonsen help remove overgrown periwinkle vine from a family plot Thursday, Nov. 18, 2010, on East McCarty. About 140 students from the school's Character Plus program and H.O.P.E. club took advantage of Thursday's cool weather as they joined forces to spruce up the cemetery.

Photo by Kelley McCall

Ninth-graders from Simonsen help remove overgrown periwinkle vine from a family plot Thursday at the old cemeteries on East McCarty. About 140 students from the school's Characterplus program and H.O.P.E. club took advantage of Thursday's cool weather as they joined forces to spruce up the area.