ISMS student awarded for photo

COLUMBIA CITY — This past summer, Alissa Jagger traveled to Washington D.C. with her family. While the photo (pictured right) is touching, the story behind the photo made emotions run high for Jagger’s art teacher, Mary Hilger.“I had chills when she told me the story,” Hilger said. The following story was written by Jagger’s mother, Amy, a columnist for The Post & Mail.This past summer, the Jagger family went to Washington D.C. They went to the Vietnam War Memorial Wall. They were there to look up a particular individual. To read the rest of this story, see the Jan. 28 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.