Members of the Assistance League of Hemacinto were at the San Jacinto Walmart Supercenter to make sure participants in this year’s Operation School Bell were getting much-needed items to help them feel comfortable as they returned to in-person classes this year.About 1,200 students from Hemet and San Jacinto unified school districts were met after their school day on a dozen different afternoons to ensure all the registered elementary school children were served. Families were given a two-hour window of time to shop but most didn’t need that much time. Adults knew what their children needed, and the young ones knew exactly what they wanted. From favorite color choices to popular cartoon character emblazoned T-shirts, each child was allocated $75 to spend.Each school site is pro
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