Kennedale High senior Jacob Powell holds an award he received Friday for overcoming obstacles on the way to success. At left is his mother, Phyllis Powell; his special-education language-arts teacher Kim Brown, who gave him the award, is at right.
Kennedale High senior Jacob Powell holds an award he received Friday for overcoming obstacles on the way to success. At left is his mother, Phyllis Powell; his special-education language-arts teacher Kim Brown, who gave him the award, is at right. Willis Knight Special to the Star-Telegram
Kennedale High senior Jacob Powell holds an award he received Friday for overcoming obstacles on the way to success. At left is his mother, Phyllis Powell; his special-education language-arts teacher Kim Brown, who gave him the award, is at right. Willis Knight Special to the Star-Telegram

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