Blount will be special guest at African-American History Month Celebration

NFL standout and Perry native LeGarrette Blount will be the special guest at the 2014 African-American History Month Celebration planned Saturday, Feb. 22, at Jerkins Community Center, from 2-4 p.m.

Families of local civil rights leaders will be honored and a local talent show will highlight the program’s entertainment.

The 2014 national theme for the month is “The Golden Jubilee of the Civil Rights Act.”