Optimists honor Youths of the Month

Optimists honor Youths of the Month

The Mehlville Optimist Club recently honored Blessing Oparaji of Oakville Middle School as its Youth of the Month. Blessing’s parents, Cyrial and Stella, and Assistant Principal Patrick Bellinger were present at the award ceremony to share in the award and elaborate on Blessing’s achievements. Pictured, from left, are: Optimist Club President Gary Riek, Acting Youth of the Month Chairman Charles Letchworth and Blessing.