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What Glenwood Elementary students are thankful for this holiday season

Clockwise from top left, Glenwood Springs Elementary students Greidy Andrea, Joseph Garcia, Drayton Smalley and Dayri Quines.
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The Post Independent asked four Glenwood Springs Elementary School students what they’re looking forward to and thankful for this Thanksgiving.

Greidy Andrea


What are you excited about for Thanksgiving?

I’m excited that one of my friends I haven’t seen in a long time is coming. Her name is Eileen. She lives in New Castle. We always go to a store near us. We sometimes go to Culver’s to eat or sometimes just go to 7-Eleven to get some food. Sometimes we just like to play.

What are you thankful for this year?

I’m thankful for my family and friends.

Favorite Thanksgiving food:

Tamales.

Joseph Garcia


What are you excited about for Thanksgiving?

I’m going back to Las Vegas, my ex-home.

What are you thankful for this year?

For meeting my friends and family.

Favorite Thanksgiving food:

Mashed potatoes or turkey.

Dayri Quines


What are you excited about for Thanksgiving?

To hang out with my family and friends and play board games.

What are you thankful for this year?

A roof over my head, food and my family.

Favorite Thanksgiving food:

Tamales.

Drayton Smalley


What are you excited about for Thanksgiving?

For my cousin to come visit, because I haven’t seen her in a while.

What are you thankful for this year?

Everything I have.

Favorite Thanksgiving food:

Pumpkin pie.

Reporter Rich Allen can be reached at 970-384-9131 or rallen@postindependent.com.


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