Ashton Rew, left, a junior at Mitchell High School, and Nick Cundy, right, a senior, chop onions as part of their culinary arts class Wednesday to make soup for the Empty Bowls fundraiser at the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy. Empty Bowls is a nationally recognized fundraiser raising money for local food pantries. Seven gallons of soup will be prepared to fill the bowls made by MHS art students, according to culinary arts instructor Cindy Gerlach. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.1 / 2
Mitchell High School students Jesse Tegethoff (red hat) and Dustin Wee chop celery and carrots as part of their culinary arts class Wednesday. (Sean Ryan/The Daily Republic)2 / 2
Photos of preparations for Saturday's Empty Bowls fundraiser in Mitchell.