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Acadia Youth Summit focuses on enlightening children on their futures

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At Crowley Middle School, the second Acadia Youth Town Hall Summit focused on young people in the community and their futures. 

A parade Saturday morning led by Grambling State University's marching band started off the event.

Whether it is continuing an education or moving right into the workplace, organizers say the summit is focused on enlightening children to the options in their future. 

Panelists at the summit spoke on ways young people in the community can get involved in their futures including higher education, military, technical and trade industries. 

Tables were set up where those who attended could interact with representatives from businesses, schools, and financial officers.

Food was provided for all those who attended. 

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