Project raises suicide awareness

By Carrie Moore

Forrest Lewis, front, leads the group of bikers, runners and walkers for the first ever Hunter Lewis Memorial Run, which set out to raise awareness about suicide, as well as raise money for the Hunter Lewis Memorial Scholarship. The run, which was Lewis’ senior project, raised over $2,000 for the scholarship.
When it came to picking a topic for his senior project, suicide prevention was a no brainer for Custer High School student Forrest Lewis. Lewis has been affected by suicide in more than just one way. In 2014, Lewis’ best friend and cousin, Hunter, committed suicide, as did another friend, Ben, in October. “Suicide has […]