CATEGORY: Itawamba County
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