Drill team left without uniforms after seamstress vanishes with money

Thursday, May 8th 2008, 9:30 pm
By: News 9


Some metro kids saved up all year to buy new uniforms for competition. Some may call them the underdogs of the drill team world.

With 27 members, about half of which compete, they're one of the smallest teams in the nation, but they've come home Division Champs in the past years.

After raising $2,300 for uniforms, they contracted a seamstress who seemingly vanished after she got the money.

Amanda Taylor went straight to the seamstress to find out why the students have yet to receive their uniforms.