TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tonight, Robert E. Lee walked away as the winner of the 2011 Pantry Raid. Every year, Robert E. Lee and John Tyler high schools compete to see who can come up with the most food for the East Texas Food Bank.
They announced the winner of that competition tonight during half-time at their football game. It was a close competition, John Tyler raised just over 16 pounds per student while Robert E. Lee raised about 17 pounds per student.
Together, the two schools raised more than 77,000 pounds of food. This will provide at least 60,000 meals for East Texans.
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