Harlan's Charles Thomas included in Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2019

(WYMT) - Former Harlan Green Dragon and Kentucky high school basketball legend Charles Thomas is one of 12 inductees announced for this year's Kentucky High School Basketball Hall of Fame class.

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The class was announced Tuesday.

Thomas was Mr. Basketball in 1995, and helped lead Harlan to back-to-back All "A" Championships in 1994 and 1995.

"I just think it's a blessing and an honor to be part of this 2019 Class," Thomas said. "All the greats and legends of the game, just to be part of that history, it's just awesome. I think it's pretty cool."

Here is the full list of inductees for the 2019 class:

Scott Draud, Highlands guard (1983-86)
William Falls, Hopkinsville Attucks coach (1935-67)
Nell Fookes, Boone Co. coach (1985-2015)
Robin Harmon, Sheldon Clark guard (1974-78)
Charles Hurt, Shelby Co. forward (1976-79)
Rick Jones, Scott Co. guard (1996-99)
Steve Miller, Henry Clay forward (1981-84)
Sammy Moore, Central forward (1949-52)
Doug Schloemer, Holmes forward (1975-78)
Irene Moore Strong, Breathitt Co. guard (1975-78)
Charles Thomas, Harlan forward (1991-1995)
Curtis Turley, Henderson Co. coach (1976-2008)