NAACP's Ruby Hurley Image Awards event to be held Oct. 12

NAACP's Ruby Hurley Image Awards event to be held Oct. 12

September 24th, 2013 by Staff Report in Local Regional News

Rep. Joanne Favors, D-Chattanooga

Photo by Associated Press/Times Free Press.

The Chattanooga-Hamilton County NAACP has announced the organization will honor several individuals with key awards during the the 26th Annual Ruby Hurley Image Awards at the Tivoli Theatre on Oct. 12.

To be saluted at the event are:

• Warren Logan and the Urban League, Education Award

• State Rep. JoAnne Favors, D-Chattanooga, Ruby Hurley Humanitarian of the Year

• Joe A. Rowe, James R. Mapp Award

• Warbrit Lowery, Viola Mapp Membership Award

• Hannah Martin, inaugural honoree of the Hannah Martin Spirit of Dedication Award

The awards event begins at 7 p.m. and, according to a news release, tickets may be bought at the NAACP office at 601 E. M.L. King Blvd. or the Memorial Auditorium.

For more information, call 423-432-9776, the release stated.