Columbia Celebrates Black History
COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) — Folks honored history and looked to the future Monday as the City of Columbia celebrated Black History Month at the Black History Extravaganza.
Columbia City Councilwoman Tameika Isaac-Devine and Mayor Steve Benjamin were among the speakers. The mayor says he hopes events like these help educate our youngest residents. Benjamin says, “What I hope that the children take away is that greater sense of pride and the rich and deep and strong history that they have.”
The extravaganza featured exhibits and entertainment.