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Special Olympics held in Thomas Co.

Students from Thomas County participated in the Special Olympics on Thursday. (Source:WALB) Students from Thomas County participated in the Special Olympics on Thursday. (Source:WALB)
More than 150 students participated. (Source:WALB) More than 150 students participated. (Source:WALB)
(Source:WALB) (Source:WALB)
THOMAS CO., GA (WALB) -

Students from Thomas County participated in the Special Olympics on Thursday.

They played different games showing off their basketball skills.

More than 150 students participated.

Thursday's event showed that the traditional rivalry between Thomas county and Thomasville students continues on even outside of football.

"Run down the court and block Thomasville, cause we're a better team," said Nick Casey, Thomas County Student.

Each student received a ribbon at the end of the event.

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