LISTEN: Black History Month celebration planned for Sunday at UACCB


A Black History Month celebration will be held Sunday, Feb. 24, at 6 p.m. at Independence Hall on the campus of the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB). It is sponsored by the UACCB Multicultural Student Association and the Lyon College Black Student Association.

Shawna Davidson visited with White River Now’s Gary B. about the upcoming event that will feature Arkansas State Rep. Monte Hodges (pictured), Rev. Aleta Pearson of Amazing Grace Community Church, Alicia Williams and the First United Methodist Church Praise Team, the Lyon College Gospel Choir, and Fulfilled Vision.

Listen to their conversation below.


Monte Hodges

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