Stockbridge hosts Black History Month event
by Staff
03:45 PM, Tuesday, March 03
Stockbridge Mayor Pro Tem Alphonso Thomas co-hosted Saturday’s standing-room-only event held at the Red Oak United Methodist Church in Stockbridge. Its pastor, the Rev. Jacqueline Rose-Tucker, the Rev. Jacqueline Johnson of Trinity UMC and Shana T...

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