Heritage scholarship dinner Friday

The twelfth annual Heritage Scholarship Banquet, honoring the black heritage graduates of the 2019 Mount Vernon High School graduating class and those currently in college, will begin at 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 14 in the Cultural Arts Center.

Darren M. Palmer, a minister and counselor, will be the guest speaker for the event. For more information and how to obtain tickets, see the June 13 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.