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Peekskill students become news anchors to interview leaders for Black History Month

Students got to interview County Legislator Colin Smith and Peekskill Mayor Vivian McKenzie, the city's first African American woman mayor.

News 12 Staff

Feb 17, 2022, 2:38 AM

Updated 853 days ago

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Some elementary school students in Peekskill became news anchors for the day, interviewing influential leaders in honor of Black History Month.
The event took place at Woodside Elementary School.
Students got to interview County Legislator Colin Smith and Peekskill Mayor Vivian McKenzie, the city's first African American woman mayor.
The school's principal says it was a great experience.


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