Name: Harold Wilson CleggHonored by The Carroll County Sun...

The Carroll County Sun News Profile of the Week

January 06, 1991

Name: Harold Wilson Clegg

Honored by The Carroll County Sun for: His participation in Literacy Works program and learning to read at age 47; Clegg was honored by Gov. William Donald Schaefer Friday at the annual awards luncheon of the Governor's Employment and Training Council

Age: 47

Residence; hometown: New Windsor; Carrollton

Education: Attended Westminster Elementary through sixth grade

Family: Fiancee: Laura Beeker; Daughter: Ashley C., 4 months and children from a previous marriage

Activities/hobbies: Works full time as a carpenter; raises game cocks for sport

Accomplishments: Going back toschool and making a video about learning to read; the video was chosen as the best in the state

Recipient's comments: "I joined the program last year because I wanted to be able to read to my youngest daughter. I learned more in one year than I learned the whole six years I went to school as a child. I am excited about being honored by thegovernor, too. I might continue in the program and get my GED."

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