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Julie Devereaux

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NEW YORK - MAY 11: John Mellencamp performs during a fundraiser to increase minority voter registration and voter mobilization hosted by Voices for Working Families and the MoveOn.org Voter Fund at the Apollo Theater May 11, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)

He was born in a small town. He lives in a small town. And he’ll probably die in a small town.

Seymour, Indiana pays homage to their small town boy done good.

Construction begins on Mellencamp Plaza in downtown Seymour

On the 69th birthday of Seymour's most famous son, work began on a project that will carry his family's name.Construction on Mellencamp Plaza got underway Wednesday morning in the city parking lot at the corner of Second Street and Indianapolis Avenue in downtown Seymour.City employees from three different departments worked together using jackhammers and track