‘It just humbles me’: After moving from El Salvador at age 9, Marietta High student bound for Notre Dame on scholarship
by Philip Clements
May 04, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
MARIETTA — When his family emigrated from El Salvador, Abraham Leon was 9 years old and didn’t speak any English — now he’s graduating third in his class at Marietta High School. “As soon as we got here, we were placed in English to Speakers of Other Languages class and we took two years of that and then got out of it,” Leon said. “After those two years, there was no difference between me and anybody else.” Leon will be attending the Un...
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Do you agree with Marietta Councilman Grif Chalfant that tire shops need to keep their tires out of sight and restrict work to inside the shop?