Railer Academy success: NHS senior’s ill-fated path turns positive

Railer Academy student Devin Brewer, right, talks to teacher Deb Helberg at Newton High School. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Devin Brewer got lost in the sound of the crowd, the plays, running the ball and being part of a team. “When I was out there, I felt like stress free and just pretty happy,” Brewer said, taking a break on Thursday morning from Newton High School classes. “I was good at it. My dream was to get a full-ride


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