NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY RANGERS TO HOLD GRADUATION PROGRAM TODAY

CATEGORY: Itawamba County

AUTHOR: JEFFRI

NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY RANGERS TO HOLD GRADUATION PROGRAM TODAY

MANTACHIE – Natchez Trace Parkway rangers will have their third annual graduation ceremony this morning for students who participated in the Rangers Against Drugs program.

The event is slated for 8 a.m. at Mantachie School.

The RAD program has been taught at Mantachie School for three years, said Ranger Jeff Penney, one of the instructors of the program.

All told, 69 fifth-graders from the school participated in the eight-week program. The program is similar to the Drug Awareness and Resistant Education program D.A.R.E.

– Cynthia M. Jeffries

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