Schools collect money to donate food to tornado victims

STAFF REPORT @WeeklyCitizen

Oak Grove Primary and Lake Elementary schools collected $1200 to purchase Blue Runner beans for tornado victims in Mississippi.  Others from the schools dropped of other items that will assist in the recovery of tornado victims.  Zapp's Potato Chips donated 12 pallets of chips to Sandy and Lester Duplessis' tractor-trailer halfway.  More items are needed if anyone can help.  Please call Sandy at 225-571-0901. 

A case of beans from Blue Runner costs $32.86 with a pallet adding up to $1840.  Blue Runner is donating 33 cases to go on the trip.  If anyone wants to buy a case or more, call Theresa at Blue Runner in Gonzales at 225-647-3016, extension 210.