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5/3/04 -Tyler

Local Middle School Celebrates Cinco de Mayo

Wednesday is the Mexican holiday, Cinco de Mayo. Students at J.R. Moore Middle School marked the holiday with an all day celebration.
Two seventh grade students performed for their classmates with Mexican dances.
Students made miniature pinatas at a craft table and listened to stories at a Mexican history booth. They also took full advantage of pinatas hanging on trees around the school.
Cinco de Mayo marks the day the Mexican army defeated the French in the Batalla de Puebla in 1862.

Maya Golden, Reporting  mgolden@kltv.com

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