Profiles of local Black History Makers published in 2023.
Black History Makers 2023
Karen Thompson-Jackson, Passionate Leader Meeting Community Needs
Meet Karen Thompson-Jackson who is a passionate leader helping meet the needs of the community.
Meet Black History Maker: Dr. Lucille Prewitt
Black History Makers of Alabama honors Dr. Lucille Prewitt for her dedication to educating children in Tuscaloosa for 40 years.
Tuscaloosa's DeMario Pippen Making Black History With Our Youth
Find out how Tuscaloosa's DeMario is making Black History in West Alabama.
Meet Black History Maker: Dr. Samory Pruitt
Dr. Samory Pruitt is making black history in Tuscaloosa through his consistent service to community affairs at the University of Alabama and throughout the community.
Tuscaloosa Couple Is Making Black History In Funeral Service
John and Tomika Rainey, a Tuscaloosa couple are creating Black History in the funeral service industry. As a part of the community, they are dedicated to caring for others, one family at a time.
Ashleigh Aldridge Believes “Alabama’s History IS Black History”
Black History Maker of Alabama: Find out more about Ashleigh Aldridge who believes “Alabama’s history IS Black History.”
Meet Black History Maker: Antoine Pettway
Antwon Pettway is making black history through his work in athletics at the University of Alabama.
Moses Hopson, III Is Black History In The Making
Stillman's Assistant Director of Student Engagement and Leadership is black history in the making.
Meet Black History Maker: Sheriah Gibson
Black History Makers of Alabama honors Sheriah Gibson for her dedication to entrepreneurship and community engagement in Tuscaloosa.
Tuscaloosa Native Joe Biggs Jr. Is Making a Big Impact on Youth
Tuscaloosa Native Joe Biggs Jr. Is Making A Big Impact on Youth