Students and staff at North Dundas District High School welcomed the arrival of the second semester Thurs., Feb. 1 with a pancake breakfast. Donations were accepted during the meal, with all funds earmarked for the Berard family, who lost their Hallville-area home in a fire in early January. More than $900 has been generated to date. Teacher Daphne Weyermars (above), who helped to ensure the meal ran smoothly.

Students in all grades flocked to the meal.

Parent council member Melissa Cooper kept the pancakes coming throughout the morning, arriving at the school at 6 am to get the many griddles hot. Press Photos – Uhrig