Believe in Education drawing Winners

By Gary Scott on May 17 at 5:40pm

A 1956 graduate of Jacksonville High School has claimed the top prize of this year’s Believe in Education Jacksonville Public Schools Foundation drawing.
Bill Jordan Jr won first prize of $10000.
Second prize of $1000 goes to Margie Weaver of Normal. She graduated from JHS in 1951.
Glenn Wilson of Springfield was the winner of the $500 County Market gift card.
The five $500 cash route winners were Lavonne Mathew of Innsbrook, Missouri, Brian Borgman, Carol Carl and Hannah Meyer all of Jacksonville, and Dr Joe Sabetti of Winchester.
The $250 winners were Kay Eldridge, Marilyn Morrison, Mike Oldenettal, Doug Logan, Dave and Janet Proffer, Johanna Hainds, and Barb Baptist of Jacksonville, Steve Hughes of Peoria, and Jane Suttles of Waverly.
Amy Albers of the JPSF says about 3-thousand tickets were sold, matching last year’s total.
Proceeds go into the JPSF.