juneteenth celebration and unity march

Durham celebrates its 5th annual Juneteenth event

By Carl Kenney

September 24, 2009

by Lisa Marie Albert UNC  Staff Writer the Durham VOICE Forrest Hills Park was the location of Durham’s 5th Annual Juneteenth Celebration and Unity March. The organizer, Phyllis Coley, announced that this year Durham’s event became the official Juneteenth celebration for the state of North Carolina. Juneteenth, a shortened phrase for June 19th,  is a […]

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