POSTED: Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 4:12pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, August 18, 2010 - 1:05pm
BATON ROUGE (WVLA) --As students head back to school, the battle to keep them in the classroom begins.
On average about 10% of high schoolers in East Baton Rouge Parish drop out every year.
But one pastor is hoping to change that statistic.
Tyler Gamble reports.
Contact: Rev. Gus Spurlock, 225.343.3590
Fairview Baptist Church
1636 Braddock Street
Baton Rouge, LA