JCHS at Roanoke's Annual Juneteenth Celebration

Saturday, June 09 2012

On Saturday, June 9, 2012, members of the College's Administration and Office of Admissions represented JCHS at the Juneteenth Celebration in Roanoke's Washington Park. This annual event commemorates the day slavery ended on June 19, 1865. 

In the picture above, taken at the JCHS table at the event are (left to right, seated at table) JCHS Admissions Counselor Ashton Downs and College President Dr. Nathaniel L. Bishop. 

To see more information and a full slideshow of the event, visit the WDBJ-7 website at:http://www.wdbj7.com/news/wdbj7-juneteenth-celebration-held-in-roanoke-20120609,0,793346.story

Photo courtesy of WDBJ-7