When Christina Horne got her second shot she was ready for it.
"I knew I wanted to go back to school," said Horne, who will be among the LBCC graduates honored tonight at the Linn County Fair & Expo Center. "I was ready to handle the work this time."
Horne, 27, traveled to opposite ends of the country, following family members from Florida to Albany to change her life and take another shot at the college experience.
See Christina's full story by Democrat Herald reporter Steve Lathrop online at