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      Tifton senior center will see big changes

      The Leroy Rogers Senior Center in Tifton recieved quite a large amount of money from the Community Development Block Grant and are now in the process of deciding where the money will go.

      The center plans on making some renovations the the building and expanding it to provide more and better services to the senior citizens.

      They recieved $500,000 in CDBG grant funds and another $579,000 in Splost IV and V funds. Director Fran Kinchen said this is the perfect amount of money to make their "dreams come true."

      Kinchen said she will be announcing in a few days when their groundbreaking ceremony will take place.

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