Today, July 21, 2020,the members of Sparta-Esterline VFW Post 3039 presented Paul Shimmons, Farwell High School Band Director with a check for the Band Boosters. This comes as a way to say thank you to the many times the band members have supported their community by providing music for various functions. The band students always makes every attempt to have buglers for ceremonies the VFW hold. The full band also performs for events such as this past Veterans Day - even though it was snowing and cold out the kids marched down to the local park to share their talents in support of their community. The Marching Band is in progress of preparing as best as they can for this fall and this donation will help support that preparation.
Present were Floyd Schmid, Denny Wissinger and Bill Geyer from he VFW, Steve Scoville Farwell Superintendent, April Frost Band Booster President, and Paul Shimmons Band Director.