Hilton’s academic success came early

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By ANGELA M. CASTELUCCI / Staff writer

For Taylor County High School Salutatorian John Hilton Jr., it isn’t all the “As” he made in school that he remembers…but rather the three “Bs” he picked up in the 13 years between Pre-K and graduation.

Yes, three. The last one, an 88– “so close to an A.”

“They already told me to be prepared for his call when he makes his first ‘B’ in college,” Hilton’s mother, Violet said, while his dad, John Hilton Sr., shook his head in agreement.

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