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2 southern Ill. students honored as top scholars

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Two Heartland students are among 72 honored as top scholars in the state of Illinois.

Lieutenant Governor and Carbondale native Sheila Simon declared Sunday as "Top Scholar Day."

Those chosen were honored for their high academic achievements and dedication to extracurricular activities.

Mathew Brown of Carmi-White County High School and Jessica Stricklin of Harrisburg were among those honored.

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