‘Nerd’ Finds a Home in New Sharon

Who would believe a cinnamon roll and a hot dog could be an attraction for a young woman? May not be surprising if you are a “nerd” from another country.

Uyen Do, who will celebrate her 16th birthday later this month, is a student at North Mahaska, and a self-proclaimed nerd. She is considered a senior this year, but in reality a sophomore. Do said she has developed a more active lifestyle since coming to New Sharon. That activeness has come at the urging of her “sister” Shelby McGriff. Do is living with the Allison- Murphy family.

Read the full article in the May 11 edition of the Sun.