Boy with Down syndrome crowned homecoming king at Papio-LV South
Jacob Gehringer, 18, reacts after his selection as homecoming king at Papillion-La Vista South High School Friday night. Crowning took place in a ceremony on the football field. Former Papio South student Alex Campbell, left, the 2012 king, placed the crown on Gehringer's head, revealing to the crowd results of the student vote. King nominee D.J. Christiansen, right, shows his approval.
Posted: Friday, September 20, 2013 12:00 am
Jacob Gehringer, a boy with Down syndrome, was crowned homecoming king Friday night at Papillion-La Vista South High School.
A capacity crowd erupted wildly at the election of Gehringer, 18, whose crowning took place during a ceremony on the football field at Papillion-La Vista's Foundation Field.
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Friday, September 20, 2013 12:00 am.