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Marion Co. native continues
to 'Fight the Silence'

From the July 18, 2018 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   While a student at Marion County High School, Rebecca Dixon was very active, including serving as the President of the Class of 2015. However, while she says she used to pretend that her life was perfect, she faced some serious challenges in silence – not wanting others to know the whole story.
   Now, as a senior at Berea College in Kentucky, she is majoring in psychology with a minor in health, and is striving to help others with similar experiences by calling for the community to "Fight the Silence" when it comes to domestic violence and child abuse.
   One way she is doing that is by hosting the Second Annual Fight the Silence 5K Challenge, which will be held on Saturday, July 28 at Rotary Park in Columbus, along ... The rest of the story.