School children raise money for schools

Black Mountain News
Maggie Swann gives high fives  as she and other children from Black Mountain Primary and Elementary schools took part in the Fun Run put on by Boosterthon at the primary school field on Sept. 14.  Organized by the two schools' Parent-Teacher Organizations, the event garnered pledges of more than $21,000 for the PTOs to support both schools in various ways, such as teacher supplies, staff appreciation and grounds care.