Phenix City holds 'Family Day in the Park'

Phenix City hosts Family Day in the Park

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - Phenix City's Coroner Arthur Sumbry helped residents enjoy their last weekend before heading back to school.

He tells us that the Family Day in the Park is a way to get families to come together for things other than funerals. 
They were giving away school supplies, providing music, free food, giving away scholarships, and they even had a dance contest. 

"We're here to let the youth know that we see them, and that we believe in them, and that they do have purpose." Joe Miles said, Co-event coordinator.

This event was also presented by SWAG also known as Strolling with Almighty God and the Russell County Masons.

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