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School sells off artifacts before demolishing building

Morris Vardabasso at his grad formal at Vernon Secondary School in 1974. He's now the school's principal. (Contributed by: Morris Vardabasso)
The old Vernon Secondary School holds a lot of memories for Morris Vardabasso.

In 1974, he graduated from what was then Vernon's only high school. Today he's the principal.

Over the Christmas holidays, Morris will oversee the school's big move across the field, into a brand new, state of the art building. Then he'll watch as the old building is reduced to rubble in the new year.

Thursday night is the chance for former students and staff to tour the old building and reminisce about the good old days.

Morris shares some of his memories with Daybreak host, Chris Walker.
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If you feel like buying a (literal) piece of the school's history, it's selling off bricks, tshirts and flooring from the original building.

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