COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - First graders at MLK Elementary in Columbus are making new friends in Florida.
A teacher from Pensacola delivered the final batch of letters from her second grade class as part of the two schools' pen pal project.
Each student has written eight letters this year. Teachers tell us the goal of the project is to enhance the students' writing skills.
The students also participated in video conferencing to meet face-to-face, and sent post cards.