"Bullying Is Banned" brings community together

Wear It Well Inc. presented "Bullying Is Banned," an event to spread awareness and take a stand against bullying.

Posted: Sep 15, 2019 10:39 PM
Updated: Sep 18, 2019 8:17 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Wear It Well Inc. hosted its second annual "Bullying Is Banned" event at Ballard Park on Sunday.

Wear It Well's founder Katina Holland said the event spreads awareness of the effects of bullying.

She added the event aimed to educate and motivate the community to live healthier lives.

Holland said they're not only taking a stand against bullying in schools, but everywhere else too.

Irianna Turnage attended the anti-bullying event. She said she came out to join the fight against bullying.

Turnage is an author of two books, her latest called "Teen Devotional 365." 

Her mission is to motivate young girls to choose the right path, follow God and put God first in everything they do.

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