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By Chevon T. Baccus APR
Executive Editor 

Cornelius Accepts Challenge to Rebuild Highlander Band


Last updated 5/30/2019 at 8:46am

Chevon Baccus

Lake Wales High School Principal Donna Dunson welcomes new band director Stephen Cornelius

Stephen Cornelius recognizes that the proud tradition of the Lake Wales Marching Highlanders is still embedded deeply in the community. He understands what he faces as the new band director for Lake Wales High School, and says he's ready for the challenge.

Reflecting on his new position, Cornelius wrote: "It was Theodore Roosevelt that said 'far better it is to dare mighty things...even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.' I look forward to 'd...

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