Spartan mascot greets students on first day of school

August 20, 2013 | 2:43 p.m. CDT
Sgt. Wyatt Siegrist, left, and Stephanie Barnette dress as Spartan mascots while students walk into their first day of school Tuesday at Muriel Williams Battle High. "That's the cool thing about it; I will be the first Spartan here. Ever," Siegrist said. Mike Korman, whose sister Dana Harris is the outreach counselor at Battle High School, provided the horses, Rocky and Jazz, from his property.

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