March 4: Rosa Parks - Women of Courage Breakfast

Sisters, Inc. presents Rosa Parks -- Women of Courage Breakfast 7-9 a.m. Monday, March 4 at the Columbus Ironworks Convention and Trade Center. Chasity Fleming Smith, principal associate for education at Fetterman and Associates will be the guest speaker.

Tickets cost $25 and can be purchased at Kia Chamber's Elite Ventures Realty at 5656 Veterans Parkway, James Gant's State Farm Office at 531 Veterans Parkway and Charolyn Hugley's State Farm office at 3312 St. Mary's Road.

Call Kathy Jones at 706-321-1724 for details or more ticket information.

Honorees are:

Gloria L. Battle: Retired educator and CEO of Battle and Battle Funeral Home

Ann R. McDuffie: Headmaster/principal of St. Luke School Janella F. Pendleton: Retired principal of Reese Road Leadership Academy. refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus helped end public segregation