Black History Month Virtual Celebration

CATEGORY: Community Development, Events

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., the Department of Community Development, the Black History Coalition Committee and the Hammond Human Relations Commission, will host a Virtual 2021 Black History Month Celebration on Friday, February 26, 2021 at 10:00 A.M. The theme will be “2021 Leadership in Education” and will be honoring African American Principals and Assistant Principals. The honorees are:

  • Yolanda Bracey, Principal, Lincoln Elementary School
  • Johnny Goodlow, Jr., Principal, Hammond High School
  • Marilyn Hampton, Assistant Principal, Maywood Elementary School
  • Dameca Harrison, Assistant Principal, Clark Middle and High School
  • Angela Coretta Johnson, Principal, Eggers Middle School
  • Mia Jones, Assistant Principal, Eggers Middle School
  • Malline Morris, Assistant Principal, Hammond High School
  • Tierra Redmond, Assistant Principal, Maywood Elementary School
  • Le Terra Smith, Principal, Maywood Elementary School

The virtual event can be watched online on Facebook at: or .

For more information, contact Owana Miller, Community Development Director, at (219) 853-6358.