MT. VERNON — — The NAACP Jefferson County Youth Council is now in the process of reactivating and will host an organizational meeting from noon to 3 p.m. April 12 at South Town Family Center, 1108 S. 15th St.
Youth ages 14 to 24 are eligible to join the Youth Council. The group aims to give young people personal and leadership development training, as well as promoting "proactive political and community activism" and "public awareness of the necessity of positive youth engagement," states a Youth Council news release.
The organizational meeting is open to the public. Find out more Friday on this site or in the print edition of the Register-News.