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Mental Health Advocate and Author Achea Redd is Today’s Honoree

In early 2016, Achea Redd was diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. After hiding her condition out of fear and shame, Achea quickly realized it was only getting worse, affecting her physically to the point of a nervous breakdown. It wasn’t … Continue reading

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DeMya Milligan is Today’s Honoree

When you come into the life of someone at 6 years and you get to see them graduate from High School and now see them graduate from Valdosta State University with a Bachelors of Fine Arts it is time to celebrate. … Continue reading

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The Soul Of My Footprints Founder Alfie B. Jelks is Today’s Honoree

Minister Alfie B. Jelks, the second child of three siblings who were reared in a single parent home by their mother, Laura West,was born March 14,1968 in Tuskegee,AL. He has one son. Alfie attended schools in the Muscogee County School … Continue reading

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Unity With Pam Television Show Host Pam Willis-Hovey is Today’s Honoree

Pam Willis-Hovey is a native of Columbus, Georgia. She is married to retired Sgt. Harry R. Hovey, and is the stepmother of three children. At the age of 18, Pam started a janitorial service. This business has since grown and … Continue reading

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Plush Size Owner Courtney Harris is Today’s Honoree

Courtney Harris is the owner of Plush Size located in Columbus Ga. Plush Size is an organization for plus size women. We participate in various photo shoots and events throughout the year. Plush Size was formed in October 2016 when … Continue reading

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Bicycle Philanthropist Chester Jackson is Today’s Honoree

BY MIKE OWEN mowen@ledger-enquirer.com  King Johnson, 5, Camar Johnson, 8, and 1-year-old Ty Johnson beam as they receive the first three of 995 bicycles being given away Saturday. For Chester Jackson, it’s all about love. For the fifth year running, … Continue reading

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Plus Size Model Melinda Parrish is Today’s Honoree

Melinda Parrish began modeling at the age of 16 in Columbus, OH.  After deciding to take a break from modeling to pursue a college education, she attended the United States Naval Academy and graduated in 2007, and was commissioned as … Continue reading

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