Cell phone sensation sweeps school students

Girls from the Ilwaco High School softball team are just one example of the prevalence of school-aged cell phone users. Heather Bartlett, Racheal Zimmerman, Cody Jenkins, Nicole Adams, Jesse Landeros and Carley Taylor are part of the wireless trend, in which young people - or their parents -spend $21 billion per year.<BR><I>KEVIN HEIMBIGNER photo</I>

Cell phones are big business for school-aged users

ILWACO - Five freshman girls plus five cellular phones made for one lively and chatter-filled trip home from Ilwaco's final District IV boys basketball game in Chehalis last March.

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