Your Mission for this weekend,

should you choose to accept it:

The Riparian Woman’s Club is asking all residents and businesses in the City of Emporia and Greensville County to place a sign or picture of one of these three symbols on your door or window. The symbols are a Rainbow, Butterfly, or a Candle. These symbols all represent "hope."

We are asking the public to do this in support of our frontline workers and those families who have been affected by the coronavirus. We also wish to do this in support of each other.

So many people are suffering in so many different ways during this time of uncertainty and isolation. Hopefully, seeing these symbols will bring a smile to someone’s face. If so, then we have served our purpose well.

Email photos of your Symbols of Hope so that they may be shared with out of town readers who may need a pick-me-up from home...send them to news@emporianews.com.

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2016-10-22

STUDENT OF THE MONTH LESLEY QU OCTOBER 2016

Brunswick Academy is pleased to announce that Lesley Qu has been chosen the October 2016 Student of the Month.  Lesley, a senior, is an International student studying at Brunswick Academy from Hangzhou, China for the past three years.  She is the host daughter of Kim Williams and sister to Cole Williams of Lawrenceville.   She is a member of the National Honor Society,  Varsity Cross Country team and was on the Brunswick Academy 2016 Homecoming Court.  In 2015, she received the Outstanding Art Student of the Year award. 

Lesley enjoys drawing and traveling the globe.  She plans to major in Nutrition and Food Science at an American University.  She will apply to Ohio State University, University of Massachusetts and University of California at Irvine.  Congratulations Lesley on being chosen Brunswick Academy Student of the Month.

WAY TO GO LESLEY!

jordan

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