Kindergarten students Blair Benton (left), Blaine Williams and Jeremiah Mynatt eat a nutritious school lunch Tuesday morning at a local Sevier County primary school. Gov. Phil Bredesen has proclaimed Oct. 10-14 as National School Lunch Week in Tennessee. Studies have shown that children participating in the school lunch program consume twice the servings of fruits and vegetables and greater amounts of grains and dairy than children who do not eat school lunch.

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