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Turnaround Achievement Awards Honor Area Students

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WATERLOO (KWWL)

Honors Wednesday night to several area students, including like 4-GPA studenty, Josie Cargin of George Washington Carver Academy. Watch the video.

Several hundred attended the 17th annual Turnaround Achievement awards at Hawkeye Community College.

Iowa State Senator, Jeff Danielsen served as the guest speaker for honorees like Rictavious Hoover of Waterloo's Expo High School and other students, who have turned their lives around.

Some of the students went from failing grades to 4-points over the past year.

Big thanks to Bruce Strom of Maple Lanes for his ongoing support of the annual awards banquet over the past 17 years.

Online Reporter:  Ron Steele

rsteele@kwwl.com

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