Students plant cherry trees to commemorate sister city

May 16, 2011 | 7:37 p.m. CDT
Hickman High School junior Cori Mead, Janet Russell and Hickman junior Brent Head help plant cherry trees to rededicate the cherry grove and commemorate the relationship between Columbia and its sister city Hakusan, Japan, and Hakusan's former mayor Mitsuo Kado on Monday at Cosmo Park. The students studied in Hakusan during a student exchange program in 2008.

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