VIP treatment: Superior Plumbing helps with prom d...
by Philip Clements
04:00 AM, Sunday, April 19
MARIETTA — Four students with special needs from Sprayberry High School were treated to a night of extravagance Saturday — riding in a limo, enjoying a free meal and even their own police escort to prom at Retreat at Dunwoody in Atlanta. Dressed t...

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