The city will honor one of its greatest public servants by naming a street after him.
City commissioners plan to rename South Depot Road to Seavers Way in honor of Clarence W. Seavers.
Known as "Mr. Democrat" in these parts, Seavers was a prominent Democrat, World War II veteran and civil rights pioneer. He died in April.
Related article: April 2, 2008 - 'Mr. Democrat' Clarence Seavers dies at 88
Read more in Wednesday's Register.