The football field at Belleville East was named Friday in honor of Charlie Woodford, 95. Woodford was the founding president of the Lancers booster club and a two-time recipient of the Purple Heart during his service in World War II. (Note: Audio McClatchy teschman@bnd.com
The football field at Belleville East was named Friday in honor of Charlie Woodford, 95. Woodford was the founding president of the Lancers booster club and a two-time recipient of the Purple Heart during his service in World War II. (Note: Audio McClatchy teschman@bnd.com

Belleville East names football field after WWII veteran; Lancers fall to Alton

September 29, 2017 11:14 PM