Springfield teacher astounded by outpouring of support

Reported by Jonathan Walsh email
Posted by Kate Oatis email

HOLLAND (WTOL) - Cancer's a lonely fight. But for Allison Badgley, a Springfield teacher with ovarian cancer, that fight was made a little less lonely on Wednesday evening as her students, friends, family and colleagues met for a fundraiser in her honor.

Click the attached video for Jonathan Walsh's full report. And, just a note, don't expect any sorrowful faces. Nope -- there was joy in that room as folks danced, sang and played, all to honor a beloved teacher.