“You’re a special lady,” first grade teacher Kim Cravens said to her at her open house reception.
“Well, I don’t know about that, but I’m having a ball eating cake and seeing friends,” Lander said. “I love what I do. And I’ve loved every realm of it. It’s a challenge.”
Lander said she had been touched by how many people had come across the street to see her on their breaks last Wednesday, which also happened to be her birthday. In the morning, the Trigg Tots came and sang “Happy Birthday” to her, and the flow remained steady for the rest of the day, she said.
For the rest of this story, read this week's Cadiz Record.