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Parents pick up children stranded at school

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For hundreds of parents and children, the best from Tuesday's storm came when they were finally reunited on Wednesday.

Spain Park High School and Berry Middle School were just two of the many schools that provided shelter to some 4,000 students and stranded faculty members -- along with some drivers who just couldn't get home.

The students say it was a memorable night.

Ben Hartwiger, a student at Barry Middle School says, "I think this is going to be one of those instances where we look back on in ten years and we'll laugh, like 'remember that day when we had to spend the night in school."

Tonight faculty at both schools are working to get the remaining children home.

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