Spencer County woman named Learner of the Year

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SPENCER COUNTY, Ind (WEHT) – Last week, Eyewitness News reported the story of Rita Gogel, who earned her high school diploma at 88-years-old. Now, she’s earned the Learner of the Year award.

Gogel was 16-years-old when she had to drop out of school and work to support her family after her family died. She says she’s proud to now call herself a high school graduate.

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