The Downtown Rotary Club had a special guest this afternoon, Dr. Thomas Howell graduated from Louisiana College and went on to teach history at the university for forty years.
He spoke to the Rotary Club about Benjamin Franklin and why he is perhaps the greatest American ever.
This spring, Howell was the recipient of the Carl F. Willard award for distinguished teaching. Its the highest award William Jewell College gives out, which is where Howell has taught for the last nine years.
KLAX ABC 31 News 7/7/15