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Dancers tell area students: "Work hard, stay in school"

By Jennifer Burton

Everyone loves a field trip.  That's why I joined hundreds of  Washoe County school children recently for a special performance of Ailey II, the world-renowned dance company that showcases African-American heritage through music and movement.  The free performance was sponsored by Artown and the Grand Sierra Resort.
Diedrichsen Elementary school teacher, Mrs. Genz, says the performance [...]