Several Muscogee County schools are hosting Black History programs this month.
Columbus High will present its program "The Early Years of Motown" at 1:25 p.m. and 2:10 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18 in the auditorium of the high school on Cherokee Avenue. The program will include choral, band, dance and theater presentations. For more information contact Jan Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org or 706‐748‐2549.
The drama department at Fort Middle School will present at play, "Black Butterfly Emergence," at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24. The play will honor the contributions of blacks to American history. The school's inspirational choir and ballet ensemble will also perform. For more information, contact Jacquelyn Lewis at email@example.com or 706‐569‐3740.
Black History Month is a remembrance of important people and events in African-American history. It is celebrated every February in the U.S.