The Melissa Masonic Lodge visited Melissa Middle School Friday afternoon to gift a $1,500 donation for classroom novel sets as part of the Melissa Schools Reading Initiative. Representatives Kent Norwood and Brad Pittman posed with a “big check” in the school library alongside Principal Jim Miller and teacher Alex Eichel. To learn more about the district’s Reading Initiative, search #Read2Grow on social media or visit www.melissaisd.org/reading. (courtesy photo)