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    Emma Goodwin, 18, valedictorian of the Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy in Raleigh, talks about the Wake County school system potentially dropping valedictorians and salutatorians in favor of using the Latin honors system.

Emma Goodwin, 18, valedictorian of the Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy in Raleigh, talks about the Wake County school system potentially dropping valedictorians and salutatorians in favor of using the Latin honors system. Keung Hui khui@newsobserver.com
Emma Goodwin, 18, valedictorian of the Wake Young Women's Leadership Academy in Raleigh, talks about the Wake County school system potentially dropping valedictorians and salutatorians in favor of using the Latin honors system. Keung Hui khui@newsobserver.com

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