Members of the community and teachers, including kindergarten teacher Cathie Linkous, welcome students on the first day of school at Lincoln Heights Elementary School in Fuquay-Varina, N.C. Monday morning Aug. 29, 2016. Members of the community we Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Members of the community and teachers, including kindergarten teacher Cathie Linkous, welcome students on the first day of school at Lincoln Heights Elementary School in Fuquay-Varina, N.C. Monday morning Aug. 29, 2016. Members of the community we Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com

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