FROM READERS: Eliot Battle made a 'personal investment of time in me'

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 | 12:36 p.m. CDT; updated 3:12 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Ben Henick, a 1991 graduate of Hickman High School who now lives in Lawrence, Kan., contributes this reflection on the life of Eliot Battle. Find more submissions here, and submit your own by emailing