Batavia Elementary class receives grant

A first-grade class at the Batavia Elementary School has received a $500 reading grant from Duke Energy.

“We are thrilled with the reading grant,” said first grade teacher and grant recipient Michelle Fussnecker. “We all would like to thank Duke Energy for this generous donation. It will help all middle and higher level students with their reading skills.”

Fussnecker said that they have two corporate sponsors who work for Duke Energy.