Odessa Man Receives Big Honor

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A big honor bestowed on one Odessa man, he's been named the Citizen of the Year.

W.R. Hill affectionately known as "Bro" was awarded the title Wednesday at a special luncheon.

The Odessa Chamber of Commerce says he's been instrumental in helping develop the City.

Some of his contributions include helping organize the Police Athletic League and taking on leadership roles for the Chamber, American Heart Walk, and Permian Basin Oil Show.

He was also on the Odessa City Council.

This isn't Hill's first award, he's in the Business Hall of Fame.

He's also been honored by the Heritage of Odessa Foundation and the Oil Well Servicing Industry.