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Batesville Rotary gives dictionaries to 3rd graders in city

Dr.  Billie Breedlove presented 20-minute programs to every class of third graders at North Delta School and Batesville Intermediate School in the past two weeks. Dr. Breedlove presented each pupil with a personal copy of a student dictionary, explaining the importance of learning words and using the other resource information included in the books. The Batesville Rotary Club sponsors the purchase and distribution of the dictionaries each year, and Dr. Breedlove gives the programs and makes the presentations.  Pictured with Dr. Breedlove is the class of BIS teacher Sara Red (front, from left) Brandilyn Anthony, Grace Flowers, Madisyn Welch, Danny Gray, Jaidyn Toliver, Graylee Gentry, (middle) Emarrian Draper, Amari Carter, Takajuah McMiller, Elliana Thomas-Johnson, James Parker, Kadin Helton, Rivers Nissen, (back) Justin Griffin, Draylen Flowers, Stacey Ford, Elijah Thomas, Tre Robinson, Jameisha Hamilton, and Jakeriah Jones.