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News Education Franklin High School receives $500 ExxonMobil grant


Pictured are (L-R) David Land and Gene Waller of Bountyland Petroleum, Laura Norton presenting $500 check to principal Chris Baldwin, and Suzy and David Norton, owners of Fast Food Mart.Due to the efforts of David and Suzy Norton of Fast Food Mart, Franklin High School has been awarded a $500 ExxonMobil Educational Alliance grant.

This program is designed to provide Exxon and Mobil Retailers like Fast Food Mart, as well as distributors like Bountyland Petroleum, with an opportunity to invest in the future of their communities through educational grants to neighborhood schools. ExxonMobil believes that, as members of the community, local retailers and distributors are best qualified to work with local educators to help identify schools and programs most in need of support.

This is the 10th year Fast Food Mart has been involved in this program, presenting more than $5,000 in educational grants to schools in Macon County.

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