Midday Guest: Jessica Hartfield with Pace Headstart - WDAM - TV 7 - News, Weather and Sports

Midday Guest: Jessica Hartfield with Pace Headstart

Posted: Updated:
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Today's Midday Guest was Jessica Hartfield with Pace Headstart program.

Hartfield spoke about the need for volunteers in the program.

The Head Start Centers are in need of volunteers whether it's coming to read a book, putting on a play for the children, assisting in the classroom, tutoring, facilities, assisting with Events, supplies, donations etc. We plan to push this initiative until the last day of school April 30th.

Some upcoming volunteer events include:

Annual Flying High Kite Day which will be held March 28th  tentatively at Chain park.

P.A.C.E. Car show March 15th De'Re Larouge

April 16th Health Fair Town Square Park

April 25th Real Men Cook Off Chain Park

Annual Art and Birdhouse competition April 22nd

 

  • LOCALLOCALMore>>

  • Perry County hosts new farmers' market

    Perry County hosts new farmers' market

    Saturday, August 23 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-08-23 19:13:46 GMT
    Perry County farmers gathered with local residents looking for bargains on fresh foods and craft items Saturday at a first-ever event designed to boost the local economy. A new farmer's market at theMore >>
    It's a monthly event that the Perry County Board of Supervisors hopes will improve the economy and bring more visitors to the area.More >>
  • One dead, one in custody after late night shooting in Hattiesburg

    One dead, one in custody after late night shooting in Hattiesburg

    Saturday, August 23 2014 9:24 AM EDT2014-08-23 13:24:41 GMT
    A Hattiesburg man is dead, and another in custody after a late night shooting on Dabbs Street.  Carlos Yancey, 35, of Hattiesburg died from what appeared to be a gun shot wound according Forrest CountyMore >>
    A Hattiesburg man is dead, and another in custody after a late night shooting on Dabbs Street.More >>
  • A rally to prevent drop-outs

    A rally to prevent drop-outs

    Saturday, August 23 2014 2:00 AM EDT2014-08-23 06:00:12 GMT
    Gautier schools came together this Thursday for a Destination Graduation celebration. Destination Graduation is a drop-out prevention program put in place by the Pascagoula School District to raise theMore >>
    Gautier schools came together this Thursday for a Destination Graduation celebration.
    Destination Graduation is a drop-out prevention program put in place by the Pascagoula School District to raise the graduation rate to 100% over the next five years.








     
    More >>