Several Pine Belt children placed in permanent homes

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Chancery Judge Dawn Beam presided over the annual Mass Adoption Ceremony in Forrest County Thursday.

Twenty children who were a part of the state's welfare system finally obtained a permanent home with a family to call their own. Judge Beam said there are hundreds of children in the system who need to be loved and a safe place to call home.

November 17th is National Adoption Day.

To find out how you can give a child a loving home contact your local office of the state department of human services.

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