Children and Youth

Hollister proclaims May 6 as Samantha Slykas Day

High school student behind anti-bullying event has bigger plans for 2020.

The crowd at the Veterans Memorial Building on March 2 during a self-awareness, safety and anti-bullying event organized by SBHS student Samantha Slykas. Photo by Carmel de Bertaut.

Children and Youth

SBHS student brings safety and anti-bullying message to Hollister

Ninth-grader Samantha Slykas and community members encourage tolerance.