The 19th annual Black Heritage Celebration was held Saturday, February 27, 2016.
This year’s theme was “United We Stand.”
The annual Heritage Museum was set up at Carver Middle School and included Carver High School class photos;  family portraits; community pictures, paintings from local artists, antique tools, farm equipment, posters, memorabilia and more.
The grand event was the parade in downtown Collins.
The Grand Marshal for the parade was Dr. Arnetta Crosby, Covington County Superintendent of Education.
Immediately following the parade, was a Battle of the Bands was held along with live music, children’s entertainment and concessions.  These events took place at the Collins High School football field.