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One of 'Little Rock Nine' to speak in DL

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It’s one thing to read about the history of the racial tensions that came with desegregating schools in the 1950’s.  It’s a whole different experience when you get one of the Little Rock Nine walking through the door to share their firsthand accounts of the dramatic events.


Detroit Lakes students will soon get that chance as Terrence Roberts will be spending the day at the Holmes Theater giving a seminar to Detroit Lakes students on September 24.

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