NAACP honors mothers at annual banquet

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Devoted mothers in the Hattiesburg area were celebrated for their accomplishments at a banquet tonight.

10 mothers who've helped the Forrest County Branch of the N.A.A.C.P. were honored during the 39th annual Alice H. Burns Freedom Fund Banquet at the C.E. Roy Community Center.

Two of the ladies were recognized for their excellence in fundraising by being named mothers of the year.

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