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Eat up!

DePue High School students took part in an after-school eating contest Thursday as part of homecoming week. Two of the competitors were junior Marianna Rosales (from left) and senior Austin Cisco, who competed to see who could eat a plateful of Lucky Charms cereal the fastest. Cisco ended up winning the match. The senior class overall won the eating contest.

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