Longview camp gives local children dose of outdoor activities such as hunting
POSTED: Monday, June 18, 2012 - 11:33am
UPDATED: Monday, June 18, 2012 - 11:44am
Longview, Texas — Get outside and do something.
Adults have been saying that to
couch-bound children on summer vacation for decades, and a new day camp aims to help out by letting children experience nature. To make it happen, Longview Partners in Prevention has teamed up with the cast of the Pursuit Channel’s “The Kings of Gettin’ Em.”
The “kings,” Andy “The Doc” Mack and Keith “KC” Cherry, held a camp for children this past week at KC Deer Ranch in Longview. Another is set Wednesday.
The challenge, said Keeta King of Partners in Prevention, is that video games, cellphones and computers keep children indoors too much.
Read more from the Longview News-Journal here.