Youth of the year: Marietta High School junior Dev...
by Emily Boorstein
04:00 AM, Saturday, November 01
MARIETTA — Marietta High School junior Devan Dowdell started coming to the James T. Anderson Boys & Girls Club when she was 6. Ten years later, she’s been named the club’s Youth of the Year. “My mom wanted me to have something constructive to do,”...

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