The family of a local Olympian met this weekend for a reunion. The family of Aries Merritt gathered at teh Comfort Inn and Suites and the weekend was spent reminiscing and celebrating Merritt’s accomplishments in track and field. Merritt, who turns 27 later this month earned a spot on the US Olympic Squad by posting a time of under 13 seconds in the 110 meter hurdles during last month’s Olympic trials in Oregon. Merritt is a Grenada native. He’s currently training in Texas for the upcoming Olympic games in London.