Tag Archives: Hispanic Heritage Month

Fort Benning, Maneuver Center of Excellence celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

By Jess Dupree, Fort Benning Maneuver Center of Excellence Public Affairs Office FORT BENNING, Ga. (Sept. 26, 2017) – Members of the Fort Benning community gathered at McGinnis-Wickam Hall to celebrate Hispanic American culture and contributions during a recognition event Friday. The United States recognizes National Hispanic American Heritage Month from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 every year. According to

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Fort Benning honors Hispanic Heritage Month 2016

By Gerald Williams, Bayonet & Saber / FORT BENNING, Ga., (Oct. 5, 2016) — The Fort Benning community came together Sept. 29 to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at Martin Army Community Hospital. “The Fort Benning Equal Opportunity Office, Martin Army Community Hospital and WHINSEC pulled together in a trifecta in order to make this event happen,” said Sgt. 1st Class

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Tri-City Latino Festival celebrates diversity

The Columbus State University men and women's basketball teams along with the CSU mascot, Cody the Cougar, dance the Macarena during the Tri-City Latino Festival Sept. 17 at the Columbus Civic Center. CSU was one of the festival's co-presenting sponsors.

By Danielle Davis, Bayonet & Saber / The Tri-City Latino Association held the 4th annual Tri-City Latino Festival Sept. 17 at the Columbus Civic Center. “This festival was created by Harold “Lefty” Encarnacion and myself,” said Mimi Woodson, the chair of the Tri-City Latino Festival Association. “Lefty is no longer here with us today. He passed away last year. “It

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