ENTERPRISE, Ala. (WTVY) -- More than 10 authors were in Enterprise for the centennial celebration on Wednesday.
Billy Boll Weevil book written by Hugh Maddox
Most of them have written books specifically about the boll weevil and how it affected Enterprise.
One of those authors is retired Alabama Supreme Court Justice Hugh Maddox.
Maddox wrote Billy Boll Weevil a children's book about how to overcome adversity.
"I basically wanted to show to young children how to read and learn a little bit about the history and also enjoy what they are reading," Maddox said.