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Pair of locals get 'American Idol' golden ticket to Hollywood

Jordan Brisbane Jordan Brisbane
Laguan Fields Laguan Fields
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A couple of locals got their golden tickets Thursday night.

Woodville-Tompkins student Jordan Brisbane is going to Hollywood as a participant selected to audition for "American Idol".

The school held a surprise send off for Brisbane earlier Thursday afternoon.

"This surprise was very surreal, you know?" he said. "Seeing all my friends congratulating me on my success has just been a blessing."

Another local, Laquan Fields of St. Helena Island also got his golden ticket tonight.

Fields is best friends with last season's "Idol" winner, Candice Glover.

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