Carlton Jones, second from left, stands with childhood friends at the Tulare City Council chambers. From left, Joe Espinoza, Jones, Chris Soria, Tony De Azevedo and Eric Quinonez.
Carlton Jones, second from left, stands with childhood friends at the Tulare City Council chambers. From left, Joe Espinoza, Jones, Chris Soria, Tony De Azevedo and Eric Quinonez. LISA LOPEZ Special to The Bee
Carlton Jones, second from left, stands with childhood friends at the Tulare City Council chambers. From left, Joe Espinoza, Jones, Chris Soria, Tony De Azevedo and Eric Quinonez. LISA LOPEZ Special to The Bee

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