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Students in District 6 Receive a Lesson in Aviation

It’s not everyday that a helicopter lands right in your community, but thanks to Birmingham City Councilor Sheila Tyson and Bishop Demetrics Roscoe of Living Church Ministries, students at Washington Elementary got a front row seat. Students received a lesson on aviation hoping to spark their interest of becoming professional pilots. Birmingham City Councilor Sheila Tyson says bringing exciting opportunities such as lessons on aviation into the community helps engage citizens and broadens their horizon. For more information about everything the Council is doing visit