American Legion presents check to local JROTC programs

The American Legion presented a check to each of the three JROTC programs in the County. A $500 check was presented to Jefferson High School Air Force JROTC Wing Cadet Commander Barady Parham, Jackson County Comprehensive High School Army JROTC battalion cadet commander C.J. Soonah and East Jackson Comprehensive High School Army JROTC battalion cadet commander Haley Harrison. Post 56 commander, Gene Bennett, said that the money is given each year to provide support for travel, equipment and for other training areas. Bennett presented the checks to the students.


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