Emma Karchnak, an eighth grade student, and Leah Hollis, a seventh grade student, at Lafayette Middle School were honored for their essays at the Fayette County Fireman's Association dinner on Friday, December 2, 2016. Both students received honorable mention and a monetary award.
On Sunday, December 4, members of the Lafayette Middle School Student Council met at Walmart to do some Christmas shopping. Each year student council members meet to choose tags from the Salvation Army Angel Tree located at Walmart. This shopping trip, to provide for needy children, has become an annual event for the students.
Wharton Elementary School participated in Fayette County Community Action's Magic & Mistletoe Event at the Fayette County Courthouse on December 3rd. The event was a great success! Congratulations to Mrs. Festa's fourth grade class for winning the gingerbread contest with their beautiful display of Falling Water!