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Library is dedicated in honor of an elementary school Teacher

GROVETOWN, GA (WFXG) -

Grovetown is getting a new library. It's a long-time passion project come true for a 90 year-old former school teacher.Rosa Lee Owens got to see the first phase of her dream come true – as the land for the Grovetown Library was dedicated in her honor.She hopes the space right behind city hall will become a beacon of community. Rosa fund raised for years to get a library here.Her family tells Fox 54 the former elementary school teacher also played a role in establishing the first museum in Grovetown. 

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