Area high school students help clear the way for Whitewater

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - As construction on the Georgia channel nears completion, Servant Leadership students from Brookstone School will join Whitewater Columbus, GA project leader, John Turner, to help restore the river to its natural state.

These students – along with other volunteers - play an integral part in preparing the river to become the largest urban whitewater course in the world. Volunteers and archeologists have been helping clear more than 100 years of artifacts and debris that was exposed.

What: Restoration River Cleanup

Who: John Turner and Brookstone Servant Leadership

When: Friday, October 26, 2012 9 a.m. – Noon

Where: Near the Eagle and Phenix Dam on the Chattahoochee River

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