It is the first Christmas since the Midland City hostage crisis.
To honor Mr. Poland’s life and the children on the bus, the Dale County School Board office employees decorated a Christmas tree. The names of the 22 students on the bus decorated the tree. Poland’s name was put on the top of the tree.
The school’s superintendent says that they wanted to honor their hero.
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