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Local business owner Roy Williams stands in one of his barbeque restaurants earlier this month. Mitchell is a former pastor and donates his time to community service. "The positive role models that live here taught me how to genuinely care for other people." said Mitchell of his 19 years living in the area. Michael Smith/staff

Local business owner Roy Williams stands in one of his barbeque restaurants earlier this month. Mitchell is a former pastor and donates his time to community service. “The positive role models that live here taught me how to genuinely care for other people.” said Mitchell of his 19 years living in the area. Michael Smith/staff