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Shutdown threatens to dampen students' DC trip

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The partial government shutdown is jeopardizing some local students' planned trip to Washington, D.C.

Members of the Allatoona High School ROTC have worked hard to raise $300 each to travel to the nation's capital. The group is scheduled to leave on Wednesday.

Some of the students said they were disappointed that they won't get to see all the sites they'd planned on visiting. Still, the students said they were looking forward to making the voyage.

The group will return from their trip to DC on Sunday.

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