Some answers for the question, "What happened to those kids?"

12:41 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

Some answers for the question, "What happened to those kids?"

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The New York Times ran a multi-part series last year on a basketball team at a high school in rural Tennessee run by the corrections department. Members of the team, the "Lady Jaguars" are battling a host of personal, family, and economic challenges. The paper has returned to the school to find out what has happened to some of the graduating seniors, and meet some of the new team members.
HUNTINGDON, Tenn. - Miranda learned she was pregnant on her 18th birthday last September. She and her mother soon painted the nursery pink with brown accents, as they had seen in catalogs. Miranda knew it was going to be a girl, and she had a name ready: Akyia Nicole.