A pioneer in the wiregrass civil rights movement received the enterprise chamber of commerce's "ray of hope" award today.
Voncille Peavy and her late husband Albert taught during segregation in the 1950s and 60s.
Once Enterprise city schools were integrated ... Mrs. Peavy taught at Hillcrest Elementary.
Her late her husband was the assistant principal at enterprise high school.
Mrs. Peavy was recognized for a lifetime of public service.