Juneteenth is back this year

Davida Erdahl

This year’s Juneteenth celebration is again with a topic of “Our Long term Matters” and is scheduled June eighteen-twenty.

The weekend’s occasions will start on June eighteen with the Dallas Black Dance Theatre at the Ector Theatre from seven-9 p.m.

Jackie McCough, eight, smiles as she performs a drinking water race match hosted by the Odessa Law enforcement Section throughout the 2019 Juneteenth annual picnic at Woodson Park. (Odessa American File Photo)

The occasions on June 19 will choose area at Blackshear Auditorium, beginning with youth routines (including food stuff, experience painting, and a efficiency by Shout Cheerleading) that will choose area from 10 a.m.-one p.m.

Then from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. will be the Hometown Heroes “Living the Dream” with a presentation of scholarships and door prizes.

Following that will be the annual Juneteenth Pageant from four-6 p.m.

June twenty will attribute a Gospel Celebration with Rev. Eddie

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