LaMonica Peters

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Reporter and Fill-in Anchor for WCBI News since July 2012. Proudly bringing local news stories to the great people of Northeast Mississippi.

Video: “Joy” Prom Hosted by Mt. Vernon Church in Columbus

 
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI) – The Mount Vernon Church rolled out the red carpet to honor a special group of people celebrating their prom night. 
 
Mount Vernon hosted the 3rd Annual Joy Prom for those living with special needs.
 
Prom participants of all ages arrived in style and were greeted by hundreds of supporters. 
 
Some of the prom-goers even traveled from Alabama and Arkansas for Saturday night’s special event.
 
The prom included dancing, a photo booth and dinner.
 
Church organizers say it’s just one of the ways they can give back to the community and encourage everyone to have a full life.