Medal of Freedom Recipients Honored

By: WSAW Staff
By: WSAW Staff

What do Bob Dylan, John Glenn and former Tennessee Basketball Coach Pat Summit have in common?

They're the newest recipients of the Medal of Freedom. The group was honored during a ceremony at The White House.

Author Toni Morrison and former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright also received a medal.

The Medal of Freedom is the nation's highest civilian honor.

It's presented to people who have made contributions to the national interests of the United States or to world peace.

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