Laurel Police kicks off its Healthy Hero Initiative

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - [if gte mso 9]>

[if gte mso 9]> Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE

On Thursday morning the Laurel Police Department kicked off its Children Healthy Heroes' Initiative.

Hundred of students along with teachers and police officers worked out inside the Oak Park Gymnasium and walked a block around the school.

Chief Tyrone Stewart says each month his department will visit an elementary school in the area to promote a healthy lifestyle.