Harrisburg students to attend presidential inauguration

Harrisburg students to attend presidential inauguration
  1. Harrisburg students to attend presidential inauguration
    HARRISBURG, S.D. (AP) — More than five dozen middle school students from Harrisburg will get a firsthand civics lesson when they travel to Washington, D.C., to witness the presidential inauguration. Huffman says her students studied the presidential election and understand the significance of having a chance to see history in the making at the i…
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HARRISBURG, S.D. (AP) — More than five dozen middle school students from Harrisburg will get a firsthand civics lesson when they travel to Washington, D.C., to witness the presidential inauguration.

Tamra Huffman, the Harrisburg North Middle School teacher organizing the trip, tells the Argus Leader (http://argusne.ws/2j7LMi9 ) that the group secured tickets to the inauguration through Republican U.S. Sen. John Thune of South Dakota.

Huffman says her students studied the presidential election and understand the significance of having a chance to see history in the making at the inauguration.

The students will fly into D.C. on Jan. 18 and have some days of…

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