Damon Howell / Photo
Olympians gathered at the Pickens High gymnasium Friday to compete for medals and have an all-around good time during the annual Special Olympics. Students from all the schools, along with clients from the Burnt Mountain Center, participated in a variety of games such as the wheelchair race, 50-meter walk, softball toss, 100-meter dash, hippity hop race, balloon pop, shot put and running long jump. Pictured, Pickens High School Principal Chris Wallace is congratulating a first place winner.
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