Tomorrow morning at 10 a.m. city officials in St. Louis will gather at an abandoned Schnucks supermarket at Delmar and North Kingshighway to dedicate a stretch of Delmar Boulevard as "Barack Obama Boulevard
Across the river, in Brooklyn, Ill., city officials will gather to pay tribute to another great African American: "Prince" Joe Henry
Henry died last month. A parade honoring the former Negro League player
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Afterward the city will rename the 100 block of North Seventh Street "Prince Joe Henry Boulevard." A reception follows at the city's Lovejoy Center.