John Quindlen, right, smiles as Tray Hunter, vice president of marketing and public relations for Palmetto Electric Cooperative Inc., hands him a big check for $1,000 the morning of Oct. 26, 2015, at Hilton Head Island High School.  Palmetto Electric Cooperative's Bright Ideas Prize Team delivered three grants to teachers at Hilton Head Island High School out of the 43 grants that were awarded to teachers from southern Beaufort, Jasper and Hampton counties.  Quindlen, who will use the grant money for the Robotics Club, received the largest grant of all 43 that were given out this year.
John Quindlen, right, smiles as Tray Hunter, vice president of marketing and public relations for Palmetto Electric Cooperative Inc., hands him a big check for $1,000 the morning of Oct. 26, 2015, at Hilton Head Island High School. Palmetto Electric Cooperative's Bright Ideas Prize Team delivered three grants to teachers at Hilton Head Island High School out of the 43 grants that were awarded to teachers from southern Beaufort, Jasper and Hampton counties. Quindlen, who will use the grant money for the Robotics Club, received the largest grant of all 43 that were given out this year. Delayna Earley dearley@islandpacket.com
John Quindlen, right, smiles as Tray Hunter, vice president of marketing and public relations for Palmetto Electric Cooperative Inc., hands him a big check for $1,000 the morning of Oct. 26, 2015, at Hilton Head Island High School. Palmetto Electric Cooperative's Bright Ideas Prize Team delivered three grants to teachers at Hilton Head Island High School out of the 43 grants that were awarded to teachers from southern Beaufort, Jasper and Hampton counties. Quindlen, who will use the grant money for the Robotics Club, received the largest grant of all 43 that were given out this year. Delayna Earley dearley@islandpacket.com

Updated for Jasper Co.: Palmetto Electric announces teacher grantees for 2015 Bright Ideas program

October 26, 2015 03:19 PM