November 29, 2013 7:30 PM

Independence students who shed many pounds at South Carolina camp hit a rough patch

Six months past a radical partnership between a public school system and a remote private camp, the 15 students find themselves struggling to keep those lost pounds off as life throws its curveballs. Now here come the holidays. Ducking the parties and the Christmas buffets. Pressures everywhere. Feeling alone. From here on out, 18-year-old Teah Gentry said, “it’s about how bad you want it.”

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