Spread the Word to End the Word: Cleburne County
Also, today, at Cleburne County Middle school, students stop using a word that is often hurtful to people. 5TH and 6th grade students have pledged to stop using the word retarded. The campaign is titled "Spread the Word to End the Word" and one middle schooler tells TV24 viewers why the movement is so important. Dozens of students have signed the petition. More information on the campaign can be found at www.r-word.org.