Mrs. Tantardino's fifth-grade class thanks Holiday Market for donations of food to evacuation shelters and also for opening for a few hours day to provide shopping to those that stayed behind to help fight the Dixie Fire. Photo submitted

Chester students thank the community

Chester Elementary School students have been busy thanking various entities for all of their efforts during the Dixie Fire. From sheriff’s personnel to the fire departments and local businesses, students have been presenting thank you hearts.

Plumas County Sheriff Sergeant Matthews receives a thank you heart from Jeremiah Elliott, a student in Mrs. Spooner’s kindergarten class. Photo submitted
Chris Dean from Chester Fire holds his “thank you” courtesy. Kindergarteners in Mrs. Bainbridge’s class presented a Fire Hat Mobile with thank you notes attached to thank the local fire department for its help during the Dixie Fire. Photo submitted