Wheeling native Holly Purpura enjoys kayaking. And even though the flatwater enthusiast has not worked her way up to riding the rapids of Deckers Creek, she devotes a great deal of her time to the stream as the executive director of the Friends of Deckers Creek (FODC) for the past two years.
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