Timothy Scott

Interview of Timothy Scott at the Black History Festival in Carlisle, Pennsylvania for the Elizabeth V. and George F. Gardner Digital Library Memory Bank. Scott discusses how he came to Carlisle as a child to be closer to his mother's family and how close knit the community was at that time. Scott mentions hanging around arcades and the greater level of retail stores and less restaurants. Scott mentions the run of championship basketball teams at Carlisle High School in the 1980s. Additionally, he talked about his plans for the future of Carlisle including more police ride-alongs for children to see how police officers work and to encourage a greater level of closeness between the police and community.

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