Paying the Band

Paying the Band –– Recently, members of the Virginia Masonic Lodge held a Brat & Hot Dog Cook-Out to help the Virginia Junior/Senior High School Band. On Monday, Virginia music instructor and band director William Mitchell (left) directed fifth graders Dustin Filmore on the trombone and Chris Bell on the trumpet before accepting a $390 gift presented by Masonic Lodge treasurer Steve Clark. (Photo by Leigh Morris)