Update: Public Responds to Elmore County Schools Request for Bottled Water

Schools officials asked for it and now help is on the way.

The Elmore County Board of Education Wednesday requested donations of bottled water.

Thursday, several people dropped off the much need water, and Friday an anonymous donor will give more than 20,000 bottles!

The water will help students deal with the extreme heat on school buses that do not have air conditioning.

If you would like to help Elmore County students by donating bottled water, call the Transportation Department at 567-1229.