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DeBary can lay claim to title of Little League City, USA
Little League International films in DeBary, more regional tournaments coming this summer
By Pat Andrews
posted Apr 23, 2013 - 2:35:09pm
What could be more all-American than apple pie, the Fourth of July, or baseball? And the little city of DeBary in Southwest Volusia County can lay claim to at least two of those, with grand Fourth of July celebrations the past two years, and now, fame as Little League City, USA.
While Deltona lays claim to fame for soccer, as home to the Philadelphia Union for pre-season training, DeBary can claim Little League International fame.
DeBary will be featured in a video at the Little League Hall of Fame Museum in Williamsport, Pa. The museum is undergoing a $4 million complete makeover expected to be complete Saturday, June 15, during National Little League Week. When visitors walk into the rotunda of the newly renovated museum, the first thing they will see is the short film featuring DeBary.
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