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MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Austin Brown has been playing youth football in Glencoe in northeast Alabama for four years. He is now 12 years old and in the last year of eligibility to play in the youth league.
Most of his teammates will get a chance to play some more football next year on a local middle school team, but that option is not open to Austin, who does not attend an organized school. Austin and his brother, Mason, 8, have always been taught at home by their parents, Gina and Vann Brown. Read more…