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Alachua City Commission honors 2012 military recruits

W_-_Military_kids_DSCF6017_copy  The City of Alachua Commission took time out of their meeting Monday, May 21 to honor four Santa Fe High School graduates-to-be who have committed to entering various branches of the military.  A plaque expressing the City’s appreciation for the recruits’ willingness to serve was presented by Mayor Gib Coerper to each of the students.  L-R: Santa Fe High School (SFHS) Registrar Donna Bradley, U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Velarde, SFHS Principal Bill Herschleb, Marine Corps recruit Amanda Veil, Air Force recruit Clinton Vaughn, Army recruit Joseph Robinson, Army recruit Korina Coe and Army Sgt. Marro. The young men and women were joined by their families and local recruiters as they accepted their plaques.