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LHS Students Awarded for Academics

LAWTON Okla_ Students at yet another Lawton school are recognized for their academic excellence.

Some 76 former and current students at Lawton High School not only got applause, but checks ranging anywhere from $100 to $300. The students all successfully completed AP testing for the National Mathematics and Science Initiative. The Boeing Company footed the bill for it all, and company representative Charles Adair said it's a great privilege to do it.

"We provide the financing to train the teachers and also the students who participate in the program," Adair said.

Senator Randy Bass, who is Lawton High alum, was one of the featured speakers at Friday's ceremony. Lawton High recently completed its first year of the three year program.

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