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Washington National Guard hosts event for high schools

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The Washington National Guard held a special event for high schools today.  More than one hundred high school students come to Fairchild Airforce Base. It kicked off at at 9:30a.m., and offered a unique learning experience outside of the classroom.  The students who came got hands-on training with equipment.

Some of the students said they were there for pursue their dreams. Wyatt Osbone, from Lewis and Clark High School, said, "We're going to go to the mechanic shop, and that's something I want to do in the Airforce. I want to be a mechanic."

Sergeant First Class Todd Stone told KHQ, "It brings the awareness of what the army guard has to offer, and how we are involved in our community. It's a very high involvement for us."


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