The Webster Rotary this fall continued its tradition of handing out dictionaries to all of Webster's third grade students.
Ray Pompey P.E.R. of Lancaster Elks Lodge #1625 first heard of the "Dictionary Project" found in the Elks Magazine in the latter to mid part of the year 2004.
Each year the Chaves County Republican Women donate dictionaries to each third grade student in the Dexter, Hagerman, and Lake Arthur Elementary Schools.
Jackson Elks # 466 donated dictionaries to students at Sts. Peter & Paul School in Wellston.
Working with the Miller Foundation, Long Beach Public Library, the Long Beach Public Library Foundation and LBUSD, each third grade student is given a dictionary to use at home and school.