Daniels donate to Red Devil rhetoric contest

Millard Daniel, from left, Jackson High School speech and debate team sponsor Laura LaChappelle and Mary Frances Daniel pose with a donation the Daniels made to help fund the Red Devil Rhetoric Contest. (Special Photo)

Butts County Board of Education Chairman Millard Daniel and his wife Mary Frances Daniel recently presented Laura LaChappelle, the Jackson High School speech and debate team sponsor, with a $200 donation to help fund the Red Devil Rhetoric Contest at Jackson High on Jan. 13.

This year, 27 schools from Georgia and one school from North Carolina participated in the annual event and set a record.

The Daniels also served as volunteer judges for the contest.