City and other officials will join the LAHS Steering Committee for the ground-breaking ceremony of future construction of the LAHS Monument Wall on the grounds of the now Lucy Addison Middle School. The wall will serve as a lasting tribute to alumni and a testimony to Ms. Lucy Addison, former high school faculty and staff. Continue reading LAHS Monument Wall Ground-breaking→
BLACKSBURG – Sharrika Adams, associate dean of students at Virginia Tech, has been given the additional responsibility of director, student advocacy.
Adams will provide oversight for the daily advocacy operation and supervise a staff of six professionals, convene the weekly care team meetings, and serve as liaison to stakeholders and partners on campus.
The Harrison Museum of African American Culture, in celebration of Black History Month presents Faces of Africa, A Mystical View of Tribal Heritage, opening February 23, in Gallery 4. A Mystical View of Tribal Heritage is an exhibit on loan from the International Museum Institute of New York. Continue reading HMAAC presents Faces of Africa→
Aaliyah Gray and her family would like to thank everyone who supported her in the endeavor to be crowned the 2014 Altruist Club Debutante Queen. The encouraging words, purchase of Ball tickets and monetary support were greatly appreciated. As the Debutante Queen, Aailiyah will receive a scholarship that will assist her in furthering her studies in education as she plans to become a teacher. Aaliyah is a senior at Northside High School.
Parents, Anthony and Jamay Gray; grandparents, James and Melva Belcher, Lillie Gray, and James and Cynthia Gray.