Life-saving experience

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Marion McLendon practices chest compressions on a dummy during a CPR class at Gracewood Community Center in Augusta. The class was hosted Thursday by MCGHealth, area fire departments and Augusta Technical College. Other free classes will take place June 5 at 9 a.m. at Augusta Fire Department Station 7 on Willis Foreman Road, June 6 at 9 a.m. at the Augusta Fire Department Training Center on Central Avenue; and June 7 at 2 p.m. also at the training center. Classes take about an hour.