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Faced with challenges, two students accomplish more than graduating

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WILLMAR -- As they looked forward to their Willmar Senior High graduation, Sokorey Ahmed and Rene Vallejo share the same sentiment -- they never thought they would make it.

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For Rene, 18, it was a matter of overcoming long odds that started with some not-so-great grades and an admittedly short fuse, followed by family stress and becoming a father.

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