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Young Eagles rally slated for area youth

Area young people ages 8 to17 will have a chance to take to the skies as the Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1094 and Chapter 1475 conduct a Young Eagles Flight Rally at the Sulphur Springs Municipal Airport.

Youth must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to register for their participation. Registration will be at the main terminal any time between 9 a.m. and noon Saturday, April 27, the day of the event. There is no cost for the ride. For more information, see the April 18 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.