Local students featured in national publication


Students from Dollarway and Pine Bluff school districts are featured in the national training curriculum for Pen or Pencil: Writing A new History, according to a spokesman.

Robert F. Morehead student LaQuita Johnson is on the cover of the training guide and other Morehead students featured in the training materials are Jordan Cockern, Diamond Harris, Parius Hicks, Dynasti Alexander, Elise Darton, Bui’Youn Sanders and Kerisha Gipson.

Students from Pine Bluff High School included in the materials are Derion Houston and Seankecia Rafus.

The Old Saint James Baptist Church Scholars along with Pine Bluff Police Officer Anthony Brown and Brian Johnson, a parent and Pen or Pencil mentor, are included in the national publication.