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Nativity display showcased in Fertile school prompts legal debate

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Cynthia Johnson | Forum News Service

A nativity scene at the public school is the talk of this town of 800 this week.


Head cook Jodi Petry set it up in the cafeteria, but Superintendent Brian Clarke decided to take it down Monday.

The school board reviewed his decision Tuesday night and decided that the nativity scene could go back up as long as displays of other religious holidays are also shown.

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