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April 25, 2014 3:03 PM

Star student Derrick Parker Jr. wins three prestigious college scholarships

As thousands of area high school seniors learn what kind of scholarships they have won, know that 17-year-old Parker has set the bar high. He is one of 150 selected from 100,000 applicants to win a $20,000 Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship. He’s one of five seniors in the country to win the $10,000 Spirit of Anne Frank Scholarship. And he won a Gates Millennium Scholarship.

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