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Texarkana College honors H. Ross Perot

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Texarkana College unveiled a new exhibit Friday to honor a Texas billionaire's family.

The permanent exhibit is a composite replica of Gabriel Ross Perot's cotton office, which Perot helped his father build.
    
The Texarkana Museum System partnered with the college to help curate the exhibit and provided historical artifacts.
    
Perot says the replica brings back alot of good memories of his family and Texarkana.

"It's just incredible. All of the creative things you've done here just couldn't be nicer. I hope he's looking down from heaven and gets to see it," said Perot.

Texarkana College officials say Perot was not only a former student, but he helped provide critical income to help sustain the college for the future.

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