Thaxton Elementary Students Rewarded With SML Cruise

Bedford, VA - Students at Thaxton Elementary School in Bedford took on a reading challenge.As part of the Accelerated Reader Program, students in first through sixth grades were given reading goals. If they met them, they earned a reward.Wednesday the winners got to take a cruise on Smith Mountain Lake.They spent approximately two hours cruising around and discovering all the places that reading can take them.{}When students returned to school parents had prepared a hot dog/hamburger lunch for them.