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Student’s diploma withheld after graduation speech swap

By Drew C. Wilson

Times Staff Writer
Posted 6/13/17

PINETOPS — The superintendent of Edgecombe County Schools has apologized to a SouthWest Edgecombe High School student who received his diploma two days late in apparent retaliation for delivering a commencement speech in his own …

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