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Local business in Rye honors high school seniors

Posted at 10:26 PM, Apr 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-25 00:26:48-04

RYE — Ace Hardware near Rye, CO is honoring seniors at Rye High School after their senior year for was cut short due to COVID-19.

Seniors at RHS have had sports, in-person learning and other spring activities canceled due to the virus.

The local store wanted to do something to honor those graduating seniors by making a sign for every in the class of 2020.

"It's really cool, it's a really nice gesture," explained Riley Prichard, a senior graduating from Rye High School. "Our class has been working hard all year. (We have) missed out on sports and the year was pretty much cut short, but I think this is a really cool gesture. it shows the support of the community and Ace and everybody just how much they love our class."

If you want to see the signs, the are along highway 165 in front of the Ace hardware store.