Two students to serve as ambassadors at youth summit


University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff student Justin Pharez Smith will join a group traveling to Washington, D.C., from Aug. 25-27 for the March on Washington National Youth Mentoring Summit.

William L. Fells III, a 10th-grader at Ridgway Christian School, and Smith will serve as Pine Bluff ambassadors at the event. Smith will present his “Live in Honor” poem and Fells will serve as Pine Bluff spokesman.

Th Interested Citizens for Voter Registration Inc., Pen or Pencil affiliate for the National Alliance of Faith and Justice, is facilitating the trip.