Albany Museum of Art to recognize hometown Black heroes

Six local individuals will be recognized for making a difference through their tireless work for civil rights, social justice, and a better communi...

September 20, 2022
5:46 AM

Six local individuals will be recognized for making a difference through their tireless work for civil rights, social justice, and a better community at Hometown Black Heroes Family Day at the Albany Museum of Art. The event is 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Sept. 17, and is free and open to the public. The AMA is located at 311 Meadowlark Drive in Albany. Guests of honor will be retired Georgia Court of Appeals Judge Herbert Phipps, original Freedom Singer Rutha Harris, former Albany City Commissioner Charles Sherrod, Southwest Georgia Project for Community Education Executive Director and U.

Albany Herald staff