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Dropped out? Getting GED can be path to a better life

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Different ages, different reasons, different futures, one common goal achieved.

Next Tuesday, about 25 graduates will take part in the GED graduation ceremony -- among them Tim Erickson, 20, Elena Acosta, 28, and Rachel Williams, 65.


"I wanted to have finished my high school education," Williams said was her reason for returning after all these years to complete her GED. And now that she has grandchildren, she wanted to show them how important education is.

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