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Montgomery County board chairman Walters dies after struggle with cancer

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The head of Montgomery County government died Monday morning. County Board of Supervisors Chairman and Charleston Town Supervisor Shayne Walters died at a 11:20 a.m. after a months-long struggle with cancer. He was 49. "It was very rapid," said his mother, Jean Walters, "No one expected it. We all thought he was doing so well." Walters was diagnosed with colon cancer in January, undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatments in the months since. Jean said the ...

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