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Havre de Grace principal honors student as an 'inspiration to the Class of 2015'

Havre de Grace principal honors student as an 'inspiration to the Class of 2015'

All 128 members of the Havre de Grace High School Class of 2015 were celebrated during the 128th annual commencement Thursday evening, but one graduate received a special recognition because of how he has overcome adversity and inspired his classmates. Just before the diplomas were handed to each graduate, Principal Jim Reynolds honored 18-year-old Asa Cromwell Jr., whom Reynolds called "an inspiration to the Class of 2015." Asa lives in Havre de Grace, and next year he will be part of Harford County Public Schools' Future Link program for students with special needs who have completed high school, according to his mother. He has muscular dystrophy, and has been confined...

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