LYNN HAVEN, Fla. - A simple observation at Mosley High School turned into an act of kindness that wasn't overlooked by Mosley teachers.
Earlier this school year, Junior Emily Cobb noticed a classmate didn't have any school supplies so she took her concern to her parents who helped her buy some for the student.
"I left it with a teacher and asked her not to tell him who it was, and she gave it to him after class," Emily said. "I saw him using all of the stuff that I brought in and so I know he really needed it, and it meant a lot that he accepted it and used it."
Emily said she never wanted any recognition for the act of kindness and feels it's important to recognize when people are in need and try and help.
Each week, News 13 partners with Sonny's Barbecue and Bay District Schools to present the It's a Big Deal Student's Care award. Students are nominated by their teachers each week and the new winner is announced every Monday on News 13 Live at Five.
The nominees this week are:
Arnold High - Skylar Bruno
Bay High - Vanessa Allen
Deane Bozeman School - Kayden Eade
Breakfast Point Academy - Bret Beck
Callaway Elementary - Larry Street
Cedar Grove Elementary - Brodie Bonewit
Deer Point Elementary - Callie Le
Everitt Middle - Nijah Terry
Haney Technical Center - David Laster
Hiland Park Elementary - Jayden Garcia
Lucille Moore Elementary - Morganna Goodwin
Lynn Haven Elementary - Kaden Peterson
Cherry Street Elementary - Keandra Coats
Margaret K. Lewis - Cameron Erskine
New Horizons Learning Center - Keith Norris
Northside Elementary - Steven McManus
Oakland Terrace Elementary - Yanmarc Pizarro
Oscar Patterson Elementary - Anthony Tisdale
Patronis Elementary - Abigail McCann
Rising Leaders Academy - Gianni Cherek
Rutherford High - Tomyia E. Davis
Southport Elementary - Faith Shannon
St. Andrew School - Christyna Spires
Tyndall Elementary - Quetzali Crocker
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