Across the state, kids and their families are getting ready to head back to school: buying new backpacks, pencils, notebooks and other school supplies. For many, back-to-school is often a time of excitement. But for families who have been struggling to feed their kids, it can mean a lot more. A return to the classroom means the return of school meal programs.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.