FILE PHOTO: An Ohio high school senior dropped 115 pounds by walking to school every day for three days.
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High school senior makes major change, drops 115 pounds over three years by walking to school

A high school senior in Ohio decided to log the miles and walk to school every day, no matter the weather, and he’s showing off his dedication and hard work.

Michael Watson had been overweight, but three years ago, when he was a sophomore, he started walking to school, WSYX reported.

The McKinley High school senior also started eating healthier. 

As he prepares to graduate, officials at Canton City School District announced Michael dropped 115 pounds over his sophomore, junior and senior years, according to WSYX.

District officials took to Facebook to congratulate Michael and his healthy lifestyle change.

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Michael plans on working full time after graduation, WSYX reported.

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