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Children celebrate Star Spangled Banner at Peace Bell

NEWPORT, KY (FOX19) -

Newport Public Schools celebrated the 198th anniversary of the writing of the Star Spangled Banner on Friday. 

Over 800 students and teachers from the Newport district walked to the World Peace Bell to sing the National Anthem and learn the significance of the national hymn.    

The Newport Independent Schools Superintendent, Kelly Middleton, led the Pledge of Allegiance.  After the reciting of the Star Spangled Banner, the Peace Bell will rang.

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