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Shawnee Alternative Students Visit State Capitol


March 14, 2019

Pictured during the Shawnee Alternative School students' visit to the State Capitol are, from left, Sen. Ron Sharp, Gabby Baptiste, Shaye Brittain, Gov. Kevin Stitt, Trinity Adams, Kylee Smith, Tyreonna Fair and Brendan Tungate.

Tyreonna Fair was moments away from becoming a dropout statistic.

The self-described older student had already dropped out earlier in her high school career after her grandmother began suffering from serious health problems. Someone needed to take care of the elderly woman, and Fair decided to be...

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