Affton native John Goodman will be honored next May with an honorary degree from Missouri State University, News-Leader reports. The 1975 graduate of the former Southwest Missouri State University was chosen for his contributions to the university including supporting theater activities, charitable work, scholarship donations, according to the report.
He is known in Sunset Hills as the current co-owner of O'Leary's pub.
Read the full report on News-Leader.
- Actor John Goodman Comforts Local Family After Tornado Whacks O'Leary's
- Inspiring Affton Teacher Lives for Positive Drama
- O'Leary's Space Goes Up for Sale
- Celebrity Star Gazing Begins Anew
- John Goodman Watch: Affton Native Joining Cast of "Community"