Black History Celebrated - Morgan County Citizen
By Sidhartha Wakade staff writer The Morgan County branch of the NAACP held the annual Black History Parade and Festival in Town Park last Saturday, June 1. The parade. marching every year since the 1980’s, is as a way to celebrate black history, according to Sheila Tolbert, the secretary of Morgan County NAACP and the event coordinator. “We try to bring awareness to regarding black history, whether locally or nationally as well,” Tolbert said. The event began at the Aquatic Center and included bands, floats, and a march through downtown ... Read More