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LaFayette mayor visits school

Students and staff at Gilbert Elementary School in Walker County were thrilled to receive a special visit recently from LaFayette Mayor Andy Arnold. He shared with students the character traits of a good leader, such as honesty, perseverance and integrity. He also addressed social studies curriculum standards by speaking with students about the duties and responsibilities of government leaders. Students were captivated by the information and personal experiences that Arnold shared with them. They also had several interesting questions for the mayor, as they were eager to learn more about his job as the government leader for the city of Lafayette. / Contributed