Students pass between classes at Jones Senior High School in Trenton last year. Senate budget writer Harry Brown inserted $3 million in the state budget for a new middle and high school in Jones County, which is in his district. The money comes on top of $11 million for the Jones schools last year.
Students pass between classes at Jones Senior High School in Trenton last year. Senate budget writer Harry Brown inserted $3 million in the state budget for a new middle and high school in Jones County, which is in his district. The money comes on top of $11 million for the Jones schools last year. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
Students pass between classes at Jones Senior High School in Trenton last year. Senate budget writer Harry Brown inserted $3 million in the state budget for a new middle and high school in Jones County, which is in his district. The money comes on top of $11 million for the Jones schools last year. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com

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