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ERIN TAYLOR/MinerCrews digging a sewer line for the city of Kingman unearthed remains from the former Pioneer Cemetery this week on what used to be the southern end zone of the Lee Williams football field.

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The Mohave County Medical Examiner will remain onsite during construction of the new Lee Williams High School after remains from a turn-of-the-century cemetery were unearthed on the former football field this week.Workers with CORE Construction were digging a trench for a sewer line Tuesday on what used to be the southern end zone of the football field when they began unearthing bone fragments, pieces of wood and what was possibly a brass handle from a casket.

By Erin Taylor July 30, 2010
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