Students experience autism obstacles through Rotary Club gift

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: May 18, 2023 3:11 PM CT | Published: May 18, 2023 2:23 PM CT

Part of the Rotary Club funds raised by the Collierville Balloon Festival are being used to help Hernando High students experience the obstacles of autism.


Hernando High autism Collierville balloon festival
Toni Lepeska

Toni Lepeska

Toni Lepeska is a freelance reporter for The Daily Memphian. The 34-year veteran of newspaper journalism is an award-winning essayist and covers a diversity of topics, always seeking to reveal the human story behind the news. Toni, who grew up in Cayce, Mississippi, is a graduate of the University of Mississippi. To learn more, visit


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