Band boosters make pitch for more support

Baraba, Sarah
October 2012
St. Charles Journal;10/24/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 43, pA1
The article reports that the Francis Howell School District in St. Charles County, Missouri is being urged by band boosters to increase the staff and financial support of the marching band programs of its high schools.


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