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Time to vote at Lincoln School

Published: Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012 1:15 a.m. CST
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(Alex T. Paschal/apaschal@saukvalley.com)
Kailey Wolf, a third-grader at Lincoln Elementary School in Sterling, casts her ballot Friday during a mock election. The school held the election during the students' library time.

Ballot judges, third-graders Sonya Colon and Allan Hernandez, make sure Friday's mock presidential election at Lincoln Elementary School in Sterling runs smoothly. Javian Brown receives his "I Voted" sticker. The school had the election during the students' library time. At publication time, President Barack Obama had a sizeable lead over former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney.

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