The fourth (4
th) annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History Month was presented by local author Jason Irby on Saturday, February 23, 2019.
This year’s theme was “
The Integrators“. Presentations were given by students who integrated schools from around the state of Arkansas. High School integrators included:
On Saturday, February 23, 2019, Jason Irby will present the Fourth Annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History. This year’s theme is
Scheduled to make presentations are representatives from the following Arkansas high schools:
Students from L. W. Sullivan High School integrated into Morrilton High School
Students from J. S. Walker High School integrated into Willie K. Hocker High School
Students from Howard County High School integrated into Saratoga High School
Legend Among Us Honorees
The 2018 Year End Review
“Each of the past 5 years I have called incredible, but 2018 has really had an incredible impact on my life. I’ve been blessed throughout the years and this year is no exception. This year many can see and kinda get a glimpse of my works, projects, and recognitions by viewing my recent awards. I gladly share my joy and outlook. Incredible cannot fully describe, ” shares Jason Irby.
Author Jason Irby was recently recognized for his writings, community efforts, and leadership.
Jason Irby stands with recipients as an inspired audience looks on in admiration and respect for the achievements and contributions made by each respective Legend. 2018 Legend Among Us
The program also featured honors and citations given to each recipient by the Arkansas Secretary of State.
Jason Irby for the 3rd annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History Month. The event will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at the Hillary Rodham Clinton Arkansas Children’s Library and Learning Center located at 4800 West 10 th Street in Little Rock, Arkansas. Reception immediately following.
Each year brings about a new and different opportunity to serve my community and 2017 will definitely be memorable.
Dr. Wanda M. Hamilton received recognition before an attentive audience for her historical community and civic contributions at the annual
Women’s History Month Observance hosted by author Jason Irby.
Hamilton was unable to accept her award at the 2nd annual Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History Month due to unforeseen circumstances.
The Arkansas Heritage Celebration of Black History Month was established by Jason Irby in February 2016 as part of his
Awareness, Wellness, and Choices forum.