Ribbon-Cutting Held for BSD Lending Libraries
December 7, 2022 (Batesville, AR) — The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce (BACC) held a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the Batesville School District's Lending Libraries.
"While revising the IMPACT Independence County plan, residents identified building a culture of reading as a strategic opportunity for our area to better cultivate the skills and talents of students and strengthen the workforce pipeline," said Jamie Rayford, Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce's chief operating officer. "We are so proud of the initiative taken by our schools and community partners. I can confidently say that our community is showing up in unique ways to support our schools' focus on higher literacy rates."