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Statue, plaza planned for Stark County Courthouse

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Planning is underway for a $155,000 project to mark the spot where Theodore Roosevelt gave one of his first public speeches -- the Stark County Courthouse grounds, said Kevin Thompson, Dickinson State University Alumni and Foundation CEO.


A 7-foot-tall, $78,000 bronze statue of a 24-year-old Roosevelt will be erected in the courthouse lawn this fall, Thompson said.

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