Retired teacher seeks families to host French stud...
by Nikki Wiley
04:00 AM, Sunday, April 20
Linda Farmer, a retired Lassiter High School teacher, is looking for about 25 families in the Atlanta area to host the students, who range in age from 14 to 19, from July 8 to July 28. All students have studied English.

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