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Hall of Fame 2003

William Carl “W.C.” Young

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William Carl “W.C.” Young: Civil rights leader. Created a job bank to find qualified black applicants, and secured state and federal grants to provide after-school programs for struggling students. Helped Paducah hire its first African American police office and worked to gain federal funding for minority businesses during his tenure as aide to Congressman Tom Barlow.

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