SADD raises more than $8,000 for Griffis

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Dustin Griffis and Bryton McCowan hold up a check for $8,296.30 presented to Griffis to help pay for his medical bills, as Griffis, a 16-year-old sophomore at Cassville High School, was diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin's lymphoma in October 2013. Cassville High School's Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) group raised the money for Griffis through a benefit in January. Those pictured include, front row, from left: Carl Griffis, Karen Griffis, Dustin Griffis and McCowan. Back row: Zach Thomas, Ashley Cousins, Kiley Wolf, Cameron Koehler and SADD Sponsor Elaine Boles. Kyle Troutman/editor@cassville-democrat.com

Dustin Griffis accepted a check for $8,296.30, presented to Griffis to help pay for his medical bills, as Griffis, a 16-year-old sophomore at Cassville High School, was diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin's lymphoma in October 2013