Rosenwald Schools history outlined at program | Local News

“We’ve got diversity all over. We’ve got black, white, young, old. It’s great!” One Community Initiative Chairman Carol Gravitt said at the start of The Prizery’s One Community Initiative Program Thursday night.

Among those present were Halifax County High School Spanish II and III students, local NAACP President Detra Carr and ED-3 school board representative Sandra Garner-Coleman.

At the start of the presentation, speaker Dr. Andrew Canady, associate professor and chair of the history department of Averett University, asked the audience to raise their hands if they had lived in Halifax County their entire lives, had gone to school in Halifax County or had ever worked in education.

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