Columbus students gather to pray at the 'See You at the Pole' event

Columbus high schools participate in the annual 'See you at the Pole' event

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Thousands of kids and teens in GA and AL gathered for the annual "See You at the Pole Event."

Columbus and Northside High School also participated in this event.

Wednesday's local prayer events are part of a national initiative, which started around 7 a.m.

Prayer at the pole is a student led event held on the fourth Wednesday in September of each year.

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