‘Braids and Backpacks’ to offer free haircuts, school supplies
School is back in session next week, and to help local children prepare, several local organizations have organized back-to-school events for children that include free supplies, health screenings and haircuts.
Nearly two years ago, Hickory resident Brittany Harold noticed there was a need in the community for an event where girls could also get their hair styled for the school year.
On Saturday, Harold and her mother, Renetta Hamrick, will host the second annual Braids and Backpacks event at the Sunny Valley Community Center at 98 Third Ave. SE in Hickory…..