Author visits Walhalla Middle School

Author Pauline Cannon (third from left) visits with 6th grade students at Walhalla Middle School.

Author Pauline Cannon recently visited Walhalla Middle School. In Maxine Vissage’s 6th grade language arts classes, Cannon encouraged students in their writing and told them they will never be too young or too old to start. The author has written of her experience growing up as the daughter of sharecroppers and about her high school years at the Tamassee DAR School. Some of her work can found on the Walhalla website at