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(From left): Kinley McKay, Shannon O'Brien and Gabby Mora.

Highland Park Elementary held an assembly on alopecia, and celebrated one of their own

Fox 4’s Shannon O’Brien visited Highland Park Elementary this week to report on a special assembly for Alopecia Areta Awareness Month — an assembly led by Children’s Alopecia Project founder John Woytovich.

But the stars of the broadcast were two LSR7 students, Highland Park Elementary’s Gabby Mora, and Hawthorn Hill Elementary’s Kinley McKay. Gabby and Kinley both have the autoimmune disease that causes hair loss.

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This is a picture of Darrias Pearsall holding a new football helmet with sensors.

Fox4 News features new technology in LSHS football helmets

LSHS senior Darrias Pearsall and Tigers football coach Eric Thomas were featured on Fox 4’s morning show this week. Darrias and Coach Thomas talked with reporter Matt Stewart about the team’s new Riddell football helmets, which are equipped with sensors that allow coaches and trainers to monitor the impacts that players experience.

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