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Students add artist flourish to MLK Day

Degin Lowery, left, a first-grader in Michelle Maynard's art class, works on his Martin Luther King Jr. design Wednesday at St. Helena Elementary School. The students’ designs will be attached to paper grocery bags and used this weekend at Publix on Lady's Island.
Degin Lowery, left, a first-grader in Michelle Maynard's art class, works on his Martin Luther King Jr. design Wednesday at St. Helena Elementary School. The students’ designs will be attached to paper grocery bags and used this weekend at Publix on Lady's Island. BOB SOFALY | The Beaufort Gazette

For the fourth year in a row, students at St. Helena Elementary were drawing pictures to honor Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The designs are attached to grocery bags that customers can request at the Publix supermarket on Lady's Island this weekend.

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