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Special to the Record-Eagle/Joanie Moore
Romello Colton-Epps, left, and Arion Walker, both of Ypsilanti, are cheered on as they file in to the Special Olympics Michigan Opening Ceremonies at the Grand Traverse Resort Wednesday night. More than a thousand athletes, coaches, families, friends and team leaders celebrated the 40th anniversary of Special Olympics Michigan. Both Epps and Walker will be participating in snow-shoeing events at Shanty Creek's Schuss Village during the Winter Games.