Richard Hodges of ReTreeUS received a TD Tree Days grant from TD Bank to purchase the trees. Students, teachers, St. Mary’s Nutrition Center, ReTreeUS staff and members of Food Corps participated in Thursday’s planting. Teisha’s Orchard is a memorial to Teisha Loesburg, a student who died in a plane crash in 2006.

Lewiston High School student Iman Djana, center, plants fruit trees in Franklin Pasture Park behind the high school on Thursday.  Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Lewiston High School student Bakal Djama plants an apple tree in Franklin Pasture Park behind the high school on Thursday. Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Lewiston High School student Andrew Morissette gets a hand from educational technicians Erica Crowley and Mark Dolloff while planting a peach tree in Franklin Pasture Park behind the high school on Thursday.  Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

Lewiston High School student Amran Hassan gets a hand from educational technician Cheryl Hicks while planting a peach tree in Franklin Pasture Park behind the high school on Thursday. Bridgette Bartlett of St. Mary’s Nutrition Center helps at left.  Daryn Slover/Sun Journal Buy this Photo


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