Aaron Schuster, Zach Lewis, John Hipskind and Rene Friedel (left to right), the Highland Community Unit School District #5 Board of Education election candidates, stand for the Pledge of Allegiance before the school board forum on March 9. The Chamber of Commerce hosted the forum at the Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library.
Aaron Schuster, Zach Lewis, John Hipskind and Rene Friedel (left to right), the Highland Community Unit School District #5 Board of Education election candidates, stand for the Pledge of Allegiance before the school board forum on March 9. The Chamber of Commerce hosted the forum at the Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library. Megan Braa mbraa@bnd.com
Aaron Schuster, Zach Lewis, John Hipskind and Rene Friedel (left to right), the Highland Community Unit School District #5 Board of Education election candidates, stand for the Pledge of Allegiance before the school board forum on March 9. The Chamber of Commerce hosted the forum at the Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library. Megan Braa mbraa@bnd.com

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