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Students read over 9000 books

April 21, 2003

Albany- Monday kicked off extended learning week at Dougherty Middle School. The students will participate in extracurricular activities and contests throughout the week.

Dougherty teachers will also join in the fun. Administrators say because the student body exceeded their goal of 9,000 books, the students deserve a reward.

This is the second year for the reading challenge. This will become an annual event and organizers say next year's goal will be even higher.

Posted at 11:20m PM by elaine.amstrong@walb.com

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