- Category: Community News
- Published on 13 February 2014
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
Black History Month was celebrated highlighting the Golden Jubilee of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. The sponsoring Black Onyx Club honored five people for their service and support of the black community in Franklin County.
Rev. Dr. LaVelle Hendricks, Susan Reeves, Barbara Monroe, Libby Aden, and Verna and Bishop Curry display the awards presented by the Black Onyx Club. See the February 13 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for details from the event.