HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Wednesday is Read Across America Day and many schools across the nation are celebrating in conjunction with Dr. Seuss's birthday.
In honor of this annual event, kids at Rowan Elementary celebrated by having an indoor parade through the school.
The top readers in each grade got to participate as grand marshal's. The kids who got to participate are among the top 5 in their classes by meeting or exceeding their AR goals.
The National Education Association supports this event. For more information, click here.