The panther statue has been installed among the new fields on the ground of Franklin High School. I captured these photos on my walk last weekend. The panther statue is a gift from the Graci Family in memory of their daughter Kristen Graci, a 2007 graduate of FHS who died at 21 from complications with leukemia.
(If you are not familiar with the story, you can fill in some details here, here, and here.)
Some of you may recall that I also wrote these same two paragraphs last August. The original panther was not what was ordered so it was removed and has come back to settle in (finally!).
You can read the remainder of what I wrote in August here
A walk around the panther enabled the following photos:
|FHS Panther - "Franklin athletes never quit"|