(Photo from: FCAHS)
FORREST COUNTY - Christmas came early for local children courtesy of the Forrest County Agricultural High School girls basketball team.
The student athletes sponsored two children on the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree, Coach Mack Garnder told MyFOX23.com. The Lady Aggies bought the gifts at a local Walmart.
In the photo submitted from FCAHS, Jorden DuBose, Abby Ruffin, Amagine Campbell, Abby Hennis and Madelyn Mapp are seen sitting from left to right. Keona Crowell, Patsy Tutor, Bria Keith, Jade Huston, Shay Ard, Landyn Lee, Erin McLaurin, Coach Gardner and Amber Fortenberry are seen standing from left to right.
To find out how you can help local children have a merrier Christmas through the Angel Tree program, call the Salvation Army in Hattiesburg at 601-544-3684 or in Laurel at 601-428-4232.