Blue Ridge Elementary Holds Building Dedication Ceremony-Ararat
12/14/10 - Dec. 14-Blue Ridge Elementary in Ararat, VA, held a dedication ceremony on Tuesday, December 14, 2010 of their new building, classrooms, offices and facilities.
The ceremony was led by Principal, Mrs. Deekens. Those on the program included:
Rev. Buford Jessup, Invocation
Student speeches, "What this addition means to me."
Poem by 1st grade students
Song by 4th grade students
School Board members, Bobby Rorrer, Bobby Mangrum, Annie Hylton, and Quinn Brim
Superintendent, Dr. Roger Morris
Presentation of keys and plaque by Architect Duane Harver
Benediction by Rev. Kelly Giese.
Officials recognized, Crystal Harris, Smith River District Supervisor, Roger Hayden, Dan River District Superviser, Tom Bishop, Executive Director of the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce, Representatives of the contractors.