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Harvest festival helps out local nonprofits
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Madelynn Wingate, 8, balances her hamster ball Saturday at Sterling on the Lake’s Harvest Balloon Festival. Madelynn’s brother Landon, 5, was in a second hamster ball as father Matt watched. The Wingates live in the Flowery Branch subdivision. - photo by NAT GURLEY

Sterling on the Lake celebrated the Harvest Balloon Festival Saturday in Flowery Branch. All proceeds from the festival went to the Hall County Animal Shelter and Challenged Child and Friends Inc., both nonprofits in Hall County.

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