Wake County

Eight people, two organizations to be inducted into Raleigh Hall of Fame

A national figure in the civil rights movement, an architect who was founding dean of the N.C. State University School of Design and the creator of the Mini Page are among the inductees into the Raleigh Hall of Fame this year.

The names of the eight people and two organizations to be inducted this fall were released Tuesday. They will join 96 other people and 17 other organizations who have been inducted since 2005.

The new inductees are:

The induction ceremony is scheduled for Oct. 7 at the Raleigh Convention Center.