Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

Audience members at the 13th annual CrossRoadsNews Family and Back-to-School Expo get their groove on during an impromptu line dance in front the Main Stage.

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

Chef Asata Reid and an audience volunteer put together a fresh fruit parfait with yogurt, strawberries, blueberries, grapes, honey and granola.

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

Expo title sponsor Kaiser Permanente gave away 200 clear backpacks and other school supplies while they lasted.

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

DeKalb Schools Superintendent R. Stephen Green, his wife Kimberly, and granddaughter Sanaya pose with school system mascots The Reading Ram and McGruff the Crime Dog.

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

The Jr. MGT Drill Team presented a precision military-style step drill on the Expo’s Main Stage in front of Foot Locker.

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

Jan Reynolds of Icon Models and Talent (left) coordinated the Back-to-School Fashion Show.

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

Dancers from Georgia Stars Academy of Dance Dazzling Gems Majorettes entertained the audience from Expo’s Main Stage.

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

Kaiser Permanente Educational Theater used a game-show format to demonstrate ways to recognize and deal with stress.  

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

DeKalb Solicitor-General Donna Coleman-Stribling talked about the importance of attending school every day.

Rocking the 2018 Family and Back-to-School Expo

Grand prize winner Tamela Lewis (right) and her children Faith Jackson and Tamel Jackson pose with Jennifer Parker, CrossRoadsNews editor and publisher (left).