Holocaust survivor shares her story, journey of self-discovery

Alexus Underwood/Special to McDonald County Press 
Erika Schwartz smiles after presenting in the MCHS PAC, one of thousands of presentations she's done. Schwartz said she's never said "no" to an opportunity to present.
Alexus Underwood/Special to McDonald County Press Erika Schwartz smiles after presenting in the MCHS PAC, one of thousands of presentations she's done. Schwartz said she's never said "no" to an opportunity to present.

ANDERSON, Mo. -- In the evening presentation of Erika Schwartz's story, community members, police officers and school administrators sat quietly in the rows of chairs filling the McDonald County High School Performing Arts Center to hear the story of this Holocaust survivor.