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February 21, 2013
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35 seniors inducted into the 90-Plus Club

Gardnerville resident Dorie Pharris didn't let being more than nine decades old stop her from going out dancing on New Year's Eve 2011.

The 93-year-old was one of 45 seniors celebrating being a part of the 90-plus Club on Wednesday at the Douglas County Senior Center.

"It's a miracle," Pharris said. "I've traveled all over the country and Europe and run a hotel for years. God's been good to me."

Born Jan. 10, 1920, in Bangor Maine, Pharris said she enjoys being around people, especially the Red Hat ladies.

"They keep me alive," she said.

When Sheriff Ron Pierini, emcee …

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