Photo courtesy of Census Bureau website.

Government / Politics

How the census affects local government services

Census says each person not counted is a loss of federal or state funds to the tune of $2,000 per year for 10 years.

When it came to making sure students would be able to eat during these challenging times, SBHS Food Service Coordinator Jim Lewis (back right) said, "We were ready to do what we had to do. There was no question that these kids were going to be fed." Photo provided by Tina Talavera.

Education / Schools

San Benito High School provides meals for children in need

Free food program serves over 1,000 students per day.