NDMS receives community grant, LHS students perform at Walmart Academy graduation
Nora Davis Magnet School was one of four local organizations to receive a Walmart Community Grant during a recent ceremony. The school received $2,500 that will be used for a healthy snacks program, geared toward encouraging children to make healthy choices. The school was awarded during the ribbon cutting ceremony held to commemorate official opening of the first Walmart Training Academy in Mississippi. As part of the ceremony, the Walmart Academy held their first graduation of 60 individuals who had completed the leadership training program. To kick off the ceremony, the Laurel High School Cheerleading Squad led the crowd in a cheer and the Laurel High School Select Choir performed several selections.