When Helen Cheung and her husband relocated to Alexander County over 20 years ago, they began the search for a preschool program for their son Kevin. Helen and her husband submitted an application for Kevin to attend Head Start. The family was over the income limit so Kevin did not attend. When Helen was seven months pregnant with the couple’s second child, William, her husband died suddenly leaving Helen, now a single parent to raise Kevin and William. When William … read more
During a recent visit to a Head Start classroom filled with inquisitive children, U.S. Rep. David Rouzer smiled as he read “Mrs. Wishy-Washy’s Farm.” Read more here.