District 518 school board members and officials offer tours of the district’s new bus garage facility Friday afternoon during an open house event. The $2.2 million project provides a transportation hub for the district’s needs. (Beth Rickers/Daily Globe)
Beth Rickers is the veteran in the newspaper staff with 25 years as the Daily Globe's Features Editor. Interests include cooking, traveling and beer tasting and making with her home-brewing husband, Bryan. She writes an Area Voices blog called Lagniappe, which is a Creole term that means "a little something extra." It can be found at http://lagniappe.areavoices.com/.