Think positive, be positive

Community comes together to start the school year off right

By KAITLYN DILLARD

Times Staff Writer

 

Clearview Baptist Church had a vision to start the school year on a positive note, showing support for not only the students but also for the teachers. 

An idea came to Tammy Ledford to host a first ever Back to School Bash event that would involve the whole community, uniting several churches, school entities and community organizations together to celebrate the beginning of the school year for Okmulgee County. 

“It is just good for families to know that somebody cares about them and that there’s a lot of stuff available to them and that people actually what to help them,” Ledford said. “In reality, we all have the same goal to reach the community.”

To view the remainder of this article, please visit our subscriber page.

Rate this article: 
No votes yet