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Westmoreland 250: Area natives have made their mark

Boxer Michael Moorer celebrates after he won the IBF heavyweight world championship boxing match agasinst Germany’s Axel Schulz at the Dortmund Westfalia Stasion on June 22, 1996. Moorer, the first left-hander to win the heavyweight title, was elected Dec. 7 to the International Boxing Hall of Fame.

Westmoreland County has played an important part in the development of Pennsylvania and the nation, so it seems natural that many of its sons and daughters have made major contributions of their own.

Source: The Tribune-Review

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