Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

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May 9, 2014

Teutopolis, Fourth grade, Mrs. Scott

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TEUTOPOLIS —

Paul Niemerg

The Best Mother of the Year

There is a person in the world who makes me feel special; this person is my Mom. My Mom's name is Debi Probst, and I think she should be Mother of the Year for many reasons.

First of all, she plans really cool birthday parties. At birthday parties, we have balloon releases and have special cakes or a big cookie. Second of all, she allows me to sing in children's choir and lets me take guitar lessons. I have been into music ever since I was ?ve years old, and Debi supports me in the music I play. Also, she plans neat vacation spots because she always finds the best locations, like the Wisconsin Dells, Indiana Railway, and many more and these places always have very neat activities. My Mom is the best Mom I could ever have.

My Mom should be Mother of the Year for these and many other reasons. I bet other people will want to meet her. Debi is an exciting person, judges. Please choose her for Mother of the Year.

Jackson Probst

Mom of the Year

Would you like to know a great lady? My mom, Lisa Probst, should be named Mother of the Year because she lets me enjoy fun activities, and she helps others.

To begin, mom lets me participate in amazing activities. She lets me have friends over, and we have fun at my house. She rents movies and makes us popcorn. Volunteering is also something that my mom does. She volunteers with the religion program. She is the boss of the program. When a teacher is sick, she takes over the class. My mom is very helpful. She cooks food for neighbors. She helped our neighbors when we had a foot of snow. My mom helped some people when they were in a wreck.

My mom is very selfless because she helps others and takes care of me. Please choose my mom for Mother of the Year!

Riley Probst

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