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Class celebrates anniversary of student's heart surgery

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Posted at 6:05 PM, Feb 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-20 19:16:30-05

Thursday's Good News is a First Baptist School student is celebrating a very special anniversary.

Five years ago, Austin Warren had open heart surgery.

And on Thursday to celebrate there was a surprise party filled with classmates and family in attendance.

Austin and his grandmother say they were happy they could share the moment with people they love.

"It was just, I was very excited and I was just glad everyone was here," said Austin.

"To know that we have the support system of this school is more than you can ever imagine," said Ann Heaton, Austin's grandmother. "They support us in so many ways, but today to do this its very special."