Needy students get beginning-of-year boost from Marathon

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Glenn Chenier, assistant principal at Garyville/Mt. Airy Math and Science Magnet School (center), stands with teachers and representatives from Marathon after accepting a donation of school supplies and backpacks from the Marathon Refinery in Garyville Friday. Chenier said the backpacks would be given to students across all grade levels who need help getting adequate supplies for the school year. (Staff photo by Robin Shannon)