December 14, 2008 12:01 AM

Long-overdue honor for Blanchard comes soon

One year to go. Sometime in December 2009, if all goes as planned, the Pee Dee town of Bishopville will unveil its long-awaited tribute to perhaps its most famous athlete — no, scratch that; its most famous citizen — Felix “Doc” Blanchard, known to generations of football fans as “Mr. Inside” when he was a Heisman Trophy-winning fullback at Army from 1944-46.

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