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SCHOOL: Paul Knox Middle GRADE: Eighth FAVORITE CLASS: English I FAVORITE SCHOOL ACTIVITY: Art WHEN I GET HOME FROM SCHOOL, I: do homework. HOBBIES: Playing the guitar A ROLE MODEL OF MINE IS: my parents.
• Marine Corps Pfc. Tre' M. Abney, a 2011 graduate of North Augusta High School, recently completed the basic electrician's course at Camp Lejeune, N.C. He is the son of Annette Wells and John Abney, both of North Augusta.
SPORT: Baseball POSITION: Second base AGE: 16 GRADE: 10th SCHOOL: Fox Creek High WHY DID YOU CHOOSE BASEBALL? When I was little, I played a lot of sports, but baseball turned out to be the one I'm best at, so I stuck with it.