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Lakehill Celebrates Mark Twain



Lakehill Preparatory School's 11th annual Mark Twain Day celebrated the end of a fifth-grade unit of study on 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.'

The event offered fourth- through sixth-grade students the chance to have fun the old-fashioned way: with sack races, bobbing for apples, and fence painting.

This weekend: Swiss Avenue home tour ...



The Swiss Avenue Historic District Mother's Day Home Tour is 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and noon-6 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20 if you buy them before Saturday, and they're $25 on the days of the tour. There are seven homes on this year's tour, including Katy and Steve Trent's 1925 updated Swiss Avenue home, which was featured on the cover of the April Advocate.