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Senate names Saturday Blake Kinnett Day

ILLINOIS (WCIA) -- The state senate passed legislation honoring a Vermilion County teenager.

December 1 will be known as Blake Kinnett Day. Last year, Kinnett was diagnosed with ALD, a rare degenerative brain disorder with no cure.

Kinnett is an athlete who won two state baseball titles by the time he was 12. The Alvin community also named a basketball court in his honor.


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