Print Assembly shows there are many kinds of heroes
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 09 April 2014 10:54

At an assembly last week at Mingus Union High School  demonstrated to sudents that heroes come in many forms.

One student was recognized for her battle with brain cancer while two students and another man were honored for saving another student from a burning car.

Cottonwood Police Chief Jody Fanning was joined by other officers in the gym Friday, April 4, to present Jerry Vojnic, Christian Despain and Phillip Cromer with awards for their act of heroism.

The incident happened March 17, Fanning said, when the car went off the road and crashed into a wash near the school.

For the full story, see the Wednesday, April At the beginning of the assembly at Mingus Union High School on Friday, April 4, Natalie Cleveland was recognized as a guest of honor for her strength in her battle with brain cancer, having surgery just the day before. A giant check for $1,000 was presented to her and her family to help with medical expenses.9, edition of the Cottonwood Journal Extra.