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Special Olympics team forming
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TRINITY – A Special Olympics Team is being created at Inspiration Village and special athletes from the Trinity area are being invited to take part. Inspiration Village, a facility designed to assist the mentally challenged, is putting together a track and field team to compete in Special Olympic events set Saturday, March 23, in The Woodlands and on Saturday, April 27, in College Station. While team members do not have to be clients of Inspiration Village, they all must be classified as an individual with an intellectual disability in order to attend practice. Weather permitting, practices will begin Jan. 29 with session scheduled at 1 p.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at the Trinity High School track. Those take part should bring or wear tennis shoes and wear shorts or comfortable pants. Sponsors and supporters are always welcome. For more information, contact Connie Price at 936-594-1588 or team Coach/Coordinator Missy Purifoy at 936-435-5409.