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Head Start turns 50

PANAMA CITY — Although the mission of Head Start is to get children started early on a lifetime of learning, the director of the local centers said the program actually is “a whole-family kind of thing.” The national Head Start program celebrated its 50th anniversary this week. Since 1965, the program has served more than…