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By FOX SPORTS SOUTH STAFF  |  Last updated 9/11/13
ATLANTA For their Sept. 15 game with the Padres, the Atlanta Braves will host approximately 1,000 students, teachers, administrators and parents from the Ronald E. McNair Discover Learning Academy. As part of the ceremony, school principal Brian Bolden, bookkeeper Antoinette Tuff, media specialist Harold Grant, cafeteria manager Malcolm Quillen and secretary Stephanie Rudolph will be honored for their courage in diffusing a tense situation involving a potential gunman back in August. Derek Schiller, executive vice president of sales and marketing, says the Braves are thrilled to recognize a special group of students and educators. "Everyone has been through so much that we wanted them to come out and have a fun, relaxing day at Turner Field while honoring those whose courageous acts saved many lives that day, said Schiller.
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