Smooch for the cause: Race for Education drive surpasses goal

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Posted: November 17, 2012

The Winchester Star

Gainesboro Elementary fifth-grader Jack Kapsa (from left), fifth-grade teacher and co-coordinator of the Race for Education Thea Clark and fourth-grader Caden Vincent hold up paper lips to show support for school Principal Kathy Weiss, who kissed a cow.
Carol Lineweaver (left) applies red lipstick to Gainesboro Elementary School principal Kathy Weiss' lips in preparation of her kissing a cow at the school on Friday. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)
Weiss kisses “Triple N Darcy,” a purebred Angus cow on Friday at the school. Gainesboro held a “Race for Education” fundraiser and exceeded their goal of $20,000. Weiss promised to kiss a cow if the goal was met. (Photo by Ginger Perry/The Winchester Star)


Kathy Weiss applied a few coats of red lipstick, puckered up and kissed Darcy the cow on her muzzle. The Gainesboro Elementary School principal had promised to kiss the 1,200-pound bovine…

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