When one of their own faces problems, the people in the Joplin R-8 School District are quick to respond.
Staff and students from Joplin R-8 schools will perform during a benefit music program 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, in the South Middle School Auditorium.
South faculty members scheduled to perform include:
-An hour of gospel music from Mr. Rocky Biggers' group, The Victorymen
-An hour of rock and country oldies from Mr. Randy Turner's group, Natural Disaster.
-Songs from Mrs. Clara Ervin
-Evolution of Dance performance by SMS teachers, led by Ms. Lara Stamper
A suggested donation of $5 will be taken at the door.
Drawings will be held for Natural Disaster CDs and copies of Mr. Turner's books, Small Town News, Devil's Messenger, and The Turner Report.