Tate Reeves addresses Lamar educators

PURVIS, MS (WDAM) - State Treasurer Tate Reeves spoke to some South Mississippi educators tonight about the importance of our state's college savings programs. Reeves addrssed a back-to-school rally for Lamar County educators in Purvis.

He talked about his work to make college more affordable and accessible in Mississippi. He also thanked the teachers and administrators for their hard work.

Reeves says there are currently about 30,000 Mississippi families enrolled in the state's pre-paid affordable college tuition plan.

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