Zhorie'l Tapo, a first-grader at Plantation Elementary in Lafayette, is one of the grand prize winners for The Leader in Me Student Speech Contest. She, along with students in other age brackets, won a $500 Leadership Grant. Nearly 250 students participated in the nationwide contest.
Some kids in San Antonio were using the back of a pickup truck for a kiddie pool. They had a big blue tarp, and filled it with water. Someone shared a photo in social media, and a lot of meanness ensued. People made fun of them for being poor. Todd Arredondo decided to do a really cool thing..