A volunteer reads Dr. Seuss stories to the students at L.L. Owen Elementary School in the Watson Chapel School District on March 1. Representatives from Centerpoint Energy, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc., and local retired teachers visited the school for Read Across America Day. The event is celebrated every year in conjunction with Dr. Seuss’ birthday. On March 2, Dr. Seuss would have been 115 years old, according to a news release. Special to The Commercial