Council proclaims Black History Month
Last updated 2/16/2021 at 3:11pm
Last Tuesday the Fountain City Council read a proclamation declaring February as Black History Month. At the invitation of Council Member Dr. Detra Duncan, two boys gave speeches portraying famous black men as a sneak peak of some of the performances that will be seen at the eighth annual Multi-Cultural Black History Program on Feb. 28.
Nehemiah Gibson portrayed Chadwick Boseman, star of the Marvel "Black Panther" movie who died of cancer last year. Boseman was a popular movie star and role model by the time he was diagnosed in 2016. It was revealed later that he had already received the st...