June 15, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT
“I want a community where women and their children can live and get the help they need,” Peoples said about building the Momma Doris House. After a lifetime struggling with drug use and stays in 12 shelters, Peoples is trying to build a transitional house that would accommodate women and their children.

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