Former Fresno High student Viririana Covarrubias, left, with her son, Sebastian, and Fresno Bee reporter Mackenzie Mays. Covarrubias became pregnant at age 15.
Former Fresno High student Viririana Covarrubias, left, with her son, Sebastian, and Fresno Bee reporter Mackenzie Mays. Covarrubias became pregnant at age 15. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com
Former Fresno High student Viririana Covarrubias, left, with her son, Sebastian, and Fresno Bee reporter Mackenzie Mays. Covarrubias became pregnant at age 15. ERIC PAUL ZAMORA ezamora@fresnobee.com

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