Hoops for literacy

-Messenger photo by Chad Thompson Willie Williams Jr., 2, of Fort Dodge, practices his dribbling skills prior to the Fort Dodge Senior High and Fort Dodge Middle School staff basketball game Thursday night inside the FDSH gym.
-Messenger photo by Chad Thompson Kenneth Hayes, Fort Dodge Senior High principal, looks on as three Fort Dodge Community School District staff members leap near the hoop inside the FDSH gym Thursday night. Funds raised from the game are going to benefit literacy at both FDSH and FDMS.
-Messenger photo by Chad Thompson Shawn Bennett, Fort Dodge Middle School dean of students, drives the lane during the Fort Dodge Senior High and Fort Dodge Middle School staff basketball game Thursday night inside the FDSH gym.

Kenneth Hayes, Fort Dodge Senior High principal, looks on as three Fort Dodge Community School District staff members leap near the hoop inside the FDSH gym Thursday night. More than $1,200 was raised. The money will be used to benefit literacy at both FDSH and the Fort Dodge Middle School.

Willie Williams Jr., 2, of Fort Dodge, practices his dribbling skills prior to the Fort Dodge Senior High and Fort Dodge Middle School staff basketball game Thursday night inside the FDSH gym. More than 500 people attended the fundraiser.

Shawn Bennett, Fort Dodge Middle School dean of students, drives the lane during the Fort Dodge Senior High and Fort Dodge Middle School staff basketball game Thursday night inside the FDSH gym.