Coach George Williams Among New Inductees to Raleigh Hall of Fame

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Saint Augustine's University's legendary track coach George Williams will take his place in Raleigh history as one of the newest members of the Raleigh Hall of Fame.

Representatives of the Raleigh Hall of Fame presented its list of 2013 inductees to Raleigh City Council at Council’s regular meeting on Tuesday.

Lacy Reaves, Raleigh Hall of Fame chairman of the board, Meredith McLaurin, vice–chair, and Genevieve Farmer, chair of the selection committee, announced that eight individuals and two organizations will be inducted for their contributions towards making Raleigh an outstanding place to live, work and play.

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Campus Events

Wednesday, February 10: Men's and women's basketball doubleheader between SAU and Johnson C. Smith; Emery Gymnasium; Women's game will begin at 2 p.m. followed by the men's contest at 4 p.m.

Thursday, February 11: African-American History Film & Discussion: Featured film - Wilmington on Fire; Prezell R. Robinson Library; 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 19: UNCF Inaugural Mayor's Masked Ball; 6:30 p.m.; Raleigh Convention Center

Saturday, April 9: Spring Open House; Registration begins at 8 a.m.

Friday, May 13: Stone of Hope Gala; 7 p.m.; Sheraton Imperial Hotel and Convention Center, 4700 Emperor Blvd., Durham, NC; $100 per person