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Abilene police chief apologizes to family of 1922 lynching victim

A college student's research helped bring together community leaders to organize a public ceremony to tell Grover Everett’s story.

Abilene Police Chief Stan Standridge apologizes to the family of 1922 lynching victim Grover C. Everett at a memorial ceremo…
McMurry student Bria Kimble speaks at a memorial ceremony in honor of the 1922 lynching victim in Abilene on April 27, 2019.
From left: Grover C. Everett's granddaughter, Margie Davis, and his great granddaughter, Aretha Alford, listen during the me…

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