He’s Home: Town celebrates return of gridiron great Saturday


The community is expected to turn out Saturday for a homecoming celebration for Super Bowl champion LeGarrette Blount.

The NFL running back, and former Taylor County High School standout, is a member of the New England Patriots who defeated the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl on Sunday, Feb. 1.

PHOTO: New England Patriot LeGarrette Blount left the frozen north behind and returned to “home sweet home” this week. He is shown with Chamber Director Dawn Taylor, right, who is coordinating Saturday’s “welcome home” celebration.

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