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The Holmes Family Legacy | Beyond The Report Podcast

Mikayla Holmes stands beside the mural painted on the side of the Caviel Museum, next to the portrait of her great-grandfather.
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Mikayla Holmes stands beside the mural painted on the side of the Caviel Museum, next to the portrait of her great-grandfather.

In this community profile, three generations of East Lubbock residents unpack their family’s legacy in the Hub City. George Woods, established himself as a prominent, trusted businessman despite the barriers in place for Black men in the 30s, 40s and 50s. His descendants have all dedicated their lives to education—a passion they say started with him. In this episode, hear first-hand accounts of the Holmes family whose roots span the decades of Lubbock’s history.

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