McConnellsburg Giant Foods presented checks totalling more than $10,000 to area schools on Thursday, June 3, as part of its A-Plus Rewards program. The program lets shoppers register to have a percentage of their total grocery bill benefit a local school. Pictured, left to right, are Byron Helsel, Forbes Road Elementary School principal; Christina Ramsey, Forbes Road High School principal; Barbara Negley, Giant store manager; Kendra Trail, Southern Fulton Elementary principal; Todd Beatty, McConnellsburg Middle/High School principal, and Nicole Deiseroth, Giant store employment associate. The top five area schools receiving checks were McConnellsburg Elementary School, $4,350.72; Mc- Connellsburg Middle and High School, $1,969.60; Southern Fulton Elementary School, $1,062.37; Forbes Road Elementary School, $1,929.95, and Forbes Road Junior/Senior High, $948.04. Other schools receiving checks can be found at the Giant Website www.giantpa.com.