South Jordan -Malaeauga (Ma'lie) Tiliaia (top) gets a hug from her new sister Nicole Ehlert. Tiliaia won first place in an essay contest and won a $1,000 grant towards college expenses. She is pictured at home with her new family, which she has lived with for a week. Of them, Tiliaia says, "I'm happy and I'm home. I'm not going nowhere." Ilse Ehlert, her new mother, says, "We won't let her go for anything."
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