Althemese Barnes honored with city park tribute

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - The City of Tallahassee will be honoring Althemese Pemberton Barnes by dedicating a park in her name acknowledging her y...

September 14, 2022
2:30 AM

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - The City of Tallahassee will be honoring Althemese Pemberton Barnes by dedicating a park in her name acknowledging her years of dedicated service preserving local history on September 20.The community is welcomed to attend the celebration at the Smokey Hollow Commemoration. located at the corner of Franklin Boulevard and East Pensacola Street at 10 a.m.Althemese Pemberton Barnes is a preeminent leader locally for the preservation and recognition of African American History.

Kerrie Wetherspoon