"Stop the Violence Rally" to be Held at Bessemer City High School

A "Stop the Violence Rally" will be held for students at Bessemer City High School Tuesday morning. The S.T.R.A.P Foundation, along with the Bessemer City Council and the Police Department are holding the event to help curb the violence in the Bessemer schools and community.

The rally will begin with a "mock" funeral processional that will leave Chambers Funeral Home promptly at 8:30 a.m. traveling down the Bessemer Super Highway. The participates for the funeral procession include; Members of the Bessemer Board of Education, Bessemer City Council with the Mayor's Office and other participating organizations.