History center honors DeKalb women in media

2/7/2014, 5:48 a.m.
From left to right, Karyn Green, Jennifer Parker, Steen Miles and Valerie Hill Morgan pose with their awards on Feb. 6 after the DeKalb History Center’s Honoring Women in Media 7th Annual Black History Month Celebration. Photo by Curtis Parker

— CrossRoadsNews editor/publisher Jennifer Parker was on of five women in the media honored by the DeKalb History Center at its seventh annual Black History Month Celebration on Feb. 6.

The other honorees were On Common Ground editor-in-chief Valerie Hill Morgan; retired broadcaster and former state Sen. Steen “News Lady” Miles; WXIA-TV 11Alive anchor Karyn Greer; and radio personality Rashan Ali.

The awards luncheon at the Historic DeKalb Courthouse was presented by the Champion Newspaper and emceed by its publisher Carolyn Glenn.