Region 8 city gets advice on how to reach youth

MARKED TREE, AR (KAIT) - On Monday civic and religious leaders in Marked Tree hosted an "Interest & Encouragement Luncheon" to help reach youth.

The goal of the afternoon meeting was to look at some of the programs offered to younger residents in the Marked Tree community.  In addition topics like providing basic needs were also discussed.

Rennell Woods with City Youth Ministries in Jonesboro was the guest speaker and discussed strategies on how to connect with young people within the city.

The luncheon was held at the Church of God in Marked Tree.

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