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September 18, 2013

Elementary students get special lesson on constitution

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“I think the children got a lot out of this,” said Heltzel. “I really think they got more familiar about the courts.”

The event also produced a secondary effect. It gave the kids a chance to see someone that is local who has achieved success. “He came out in his robe and brought the gavel,” said Heltzel. “The children liked that. He is a person that was born and raised here and can be a role model for them. If they go to school, stay in school and work hard they can succeed.”

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