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Updated: 04/16/2014 08:00:02AM

Destiny up to each person

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PHOTO BY JEFF ROSLOW

Residents from the Florida Sheriff's Youth Villa Kyleigh and Britney sing to "Smile" as it was playing at the Parent-Youth Summit Saturday at the Carver Recreation Center.

PHOTO BY JEFF ROSLOW

Hasj goes after Officer Eric Sudhoff Saturday at the Parent/Youth Summit at the Carver Recreation Center. Behind Hasj is his officer Michelle Smith.

PHOTO BY JEFF ROSLOW

Willie Thomas sings "Wind Beneath my Wings" Saturday at the Parent/Teen Summit at the Carver Recreation Center.

By JEFF ROSLOW

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Dr. Fairest Hill told a roomful of students and adults Saturday how their destiny is up to them in a personal story about the differences between his late sister and himself.

Growing up in a ghetto outside Detroit, Mich., Hill lost his father when he was 11 and a single mother raised him, two sisters and a brother and him. The motivational speaker who spoke at the Youth/Parent Summit said he attended his sister’s funeral last year.

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