Greensboro, NC -- Jones Elementary and the City of Greensboro rewarded a city native with a key to the city Tuesday morning.
Fred Whitfield, Charlotte Bobcats Sports & Entertainment President and COO, was honored at the school for his career success. Hundreds of students attended the event.
Greensboro Mayor Pro Tem Yvonne Johnson and District 3 City Councilman Zack Matheny presented Whitfieild with the key.
Jones Elementary recognizes someone from Greensboro each year who's professional success has been an inspiration to others.