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Friday, November 18, 2022 - 6:30 p.m.
Bearden Banquet Hall
5806 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN

Keynote Speaker: Ms. Sydni Lollar
AHERN 2018 Student of The Year

Mistress of Ceremony: Ms. Jayonna Scurry
AHERN 2016 Student of The Year

Soloist: Rev. Lester Lattany
AHERN 2016 Pastor of the Year

AHERN Pastor of The Year: Rev. Dr. John Butler, Pastor, Clinton Chapel AME Zion Church, Knoxville, TN
AHERN Educator of The Year: Rev. Dr. Linda Calvert, Vice-President for Administration & Grant Development at Northeast State University, Blountville, TN
AHERN Student of The Year: Ms. Kyasia Scott, Freshman, Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN
AHERN Business of The Year: WJBE, Joe Armstrong, owner, Knoxville, TN
AHERN Ministry of The Year: Good Samartian Outreach, Van Dobbins, Kingsport, TN
AHERN Reporters of The Year: Angela Dennis, Knox News-Sentinel & Tearse Smith, WATE News
AHERN Director of The Year: To Be Announce
AHERN Hall of Legacy Inductees: Mrs. Louise Warmley, 102, Harriman, TN; Mrs. Clara Hughes, 101, Oliver Springs, TN; Marshall Mills, sports, Morristown, TN, postmortem; Bobby Hill, sports, Durham, NC.
AHERN Community Service Advocacy Award: Phyllis Nichols, CEO, Knoxville Urban League, Knoxville, TN
H R Mills Black Culture Award: Swift Memorial Museum, Rogersville, TN.

Tickets are $40.00 or $375 for a table of ten and can be purchased between September 11 and November 1, 2022.

Where you can purchase tickets:
Carter & Washington Counties: Margaret Davis: 423-791-8209
Cocke County: Jacqueline Collins: 865-356-1625
Greene County: Rev. Cecil Mills, Jr.: 423-552-0263
Hamblen County: Rev. Roger Mills, Jr.: 423-231-0179
Hawkins County: Rev. Pamela Hoard: 423-361-0945
Knox & Surrounding Counties: Rev. Harold Middlebrook, Sr.: 865-591-2282
Sullivan County & Bristol, VA: Vivian Releford: 432-288-6040 & Dr. Dorothy Dobbins: 423-863-5642
Southwest, VA: Shelia Pinkston: 276-708-6268

Ads are: $25 for 1/4 page / $50 for 1/2 page / $100 for full page. Send your ad to as an attachment between September 11 and November 4, 2022.

Lodging has been arranged at the Crown Plaza for $69.00 plus tax per night. When booking your room be sure to mention Rev. Middlebrook.

We look forward to seeing you!!!

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