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Judy Spooner: A 9-year-old's smile: priceless

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Uncle Gary and Aunt Judy are in Chapel Hill, N.C., with niece Karen, her husband, Steve and Emily, 11, and Ryan, who was 9 years old April 17.


We're usually here around Ryan's birthday. He didn't mind the delay, however, because he knew he'd have another birthday when we arrived.

I asked Ryan if he would like to go someplace special for his birthday. Karen found a place just right for kids. It has an arcade, go-carts and lots of stuff, said Ryan who had heard all about it.

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Judy Spooner
Judy Spooner is the longest-serving staff writer at the South Washington County Bulletin. Spooner, who covers education and features in addition to writing a weekly column, has been with the newspaper for over 30 years.
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