Local civil rights leader to be honored

Greenville – A tribute is to be paid this week to a local civil rights leader. William B. Bill Glenn, of Greenville, is scheduled to be recognized during the Texas State NAACP's annual convention in San Antonio. The organization has named Friday's President's luncheon for Glenn. Glenn is well known for his efforts with both the local and state chapters of the NAACP. He is also remembered for his military service and involvement with the Greenville Independent School District, Hunt Memorial Hospital District and many other organizations.

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