Hugs and tears as new school year kicks off (PHOTOS)
Like all schools in the Natrona County School District, Verda James Elementary buzzed on Tuesday morning with the start of another school year.
Parents hugged their children and choked back tears, and friends from the previous year hit the playground before the starting bell.
School in the district traditionally starts just after Labor Day and is scheduled to wrap up on June 5, 2020.
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Photography by Dan Cepeda, Oil City News