C.T. Vivian http://tspr.org en Macomb Schools to Honor CT Vivian http://tspr.org/post/macomb-schools-honor-ct-vivian <p>A Macomb Board of Education member said he will work on a project to commemorate civil rights activist C.T. Vivian, who grew up in Macomb. Sat, 23 Nov 2013 18:05:17 +0000 Rich Egger 44297 at http://tspr.org Macomb Schools to Honor CT Vivian President Obama Honors Macomb Native http://tspr.org/post/president-obama-honors-macomb-native <p>The Presidential Medal of Freedom is being awarded to Dr. C.T. Vivian, who grew up in Macomb. Fri, 09 Aug 2013 17:47:56 +0000 Rich Egger 38716 at http://tspr.org President Obama Honors Macomb Native In The Tri States http://tspr.org/post/tri-states-48 <p>A look back at the top stories and features from the Tri States Public Radio news department from May 2012.&nbsp; &nbsp;<br /><br />During the month, former Macomb High School teacher and coach Daniel Watson and former Hamilton School Board member Dion Gregory both learned their sentences for inappropriate conduct with minors. A Burlington man was sentenced for starting a fire at a church in that town. Four young people from Burlington were killed when two boats collided on the Mississippi River.<br /> Sat, 02 Jun 2012 17:38:21 +0000 Rich Egger 16097 at http://tspr.org In The Tri States Emphasis - May 18 http://tspr.org/post/emphasis-may-18 <p>Rich Egger&#39;s guest is Civil Rights leader C.T. Vivian, who grew up in Macomb. Dr Vivian was back in town to speak at the Dealing With Difference Institute at Western Illinois University.<br /><br />Vivian was a close friend of Dr Martin Luther King, Jr. and worked alongside him during the American Civil Rights movement of the 1950s and &#39;60s. He said the world does not change unless people get involved.<br /> Fri, 18 May 2012 15:50:17 +0000 Rich Egger 15334 at http://tspr.org Emphasis - May 18