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The Cherry Tree Listening Project 5/13/14: Ebony Holmes became a Mother during High School, hear how she beat the odds in The Projects! (Part 1 of 2)

By Drew Dawson Posted May 12, 2014 11:26am (EDT)
The Cherry Tree Listening Project 5/13/14: Ebony Holmes became a Mother during High School, hear how she beat the odds in The Projects! (Part 1 of 2)

When Ebony Holmes had her first and second child while still in High School, many people around her assumed she would become that stereotypical barefoot pregnant girl in The Projects. However, Ebony had another vision for her life, as she shared with The Cherry Tree Listening Project.

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The Cherry Tree Listening Project is a multi-part series, produced by GPB-Augusta in Collaboration with The Greater Augusta Arts Council. It airs weekdays in May during “Morning Edition” at 7:35a.m. and during “All Things Considered” at 5:44p.m. on 90.7FM WACG/GPB-Augusta.

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