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Young athletes shine during Spring Games
Ross Hicks celebrates as he crosses the finish line Friday during the local Special Olympics Spring Games at Forsyth Central High School. - photo by Jim Dean
Lesa Barnett has seen a lot of changes to the local Special Olympics Spring Games. “It used to be Forsyth, Dawson and Lumpkin counties all together,” said Barnett, a special education teacher at Matt Elementary. “There would only be 50 or 60 athletes for all three counties.”