The Independence Mid-Town Optimist Club would like to thank the Independence Hy-Vee stores for their participation in our local food drive. We would also like to express our gratitude for the generosity of Hy-Vee patrons and others who contributed. Your combined efforts helped make the food drive for our local food pantries a success.

Willard Nelson is president of the Independence Mid-Town Optimist Club.



To the editor:

The Independence Mid-Town Optimist Club would like to thank the Independence Hy-Vee stores for their participation in our local food drive. We would also like to express our gratitude for the generosity of Hy-Vee patrons and others who contributed. Your combined efforts helped make the food drive for our local food pantries a success.