First day of first grade at OLG
GREENSBORO — Our Lady of Grace School in Greensboro had a great first day of school Aug. 24. Pictured are new first-graders Camille Barth and Lindsey Ramsey heading into their first day of the 2011-'12 school year. (Photo provided by Karen L. Hornfeck)
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