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Little Richard's boyhood home to be moved

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Macon, Ga. officials say they plan to move the boyhood home of Little Richard to spare it from a highway construction project. Mayor Robert Reichert and others made the announcement as the 80-year-old Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee was scheduled to receive an honorary degree Saturday from Mercer University.

Associated Press/May 2009

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Officials in Georgia have decided to move the boyhood home of Little Richard to spare it from a highway construction project.Macon Mayor Robert Reichert made the announcement Friday. WMAZ-TV reports that the 80-year-old singer is receiving an honorary degree on Saturday from Mercer University.
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