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Town seeks fame through popcorn ball

SAC CITY (KWWL)-- An Iowa town is looking to retake its place in the record book. and its having a ball doing it.

Volunteers in Sac City in western Iowa spent the weekend trying to put together the biggest popcorn ball the world's ever seen, using 1,500 pounds of popcorn, 2,400 pounds of sugar and 1,100 pounds of corn syrup.

The town held the title in 1995 and 2004, but won't know for six months if it owns the title again.

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