DOUGLAS COUNTY, Ga. (CBS46) — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to proclaim June 19, 2021 as Juneteenth Day in Douglas County in observance of its historical significance.
STOCKBRIDGE (CBS46) — The City of Stockbridge will celebrate Juneteenth this year with several activities, including a special giveaway event on June 17.
The Senate unanimously passed a resolution on Tuesday establishing June 19 as Juneteenth National Independence Day, a US holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States.
ATLANTA (CBS46) — Project HELP Atlanta is partnering with Safehouse Outreach, Walmart, Mercy Care, and Hope Thru Soap to provide grooming, mobile showers, job opportunities, vaccinations, and more for those experiencing homelessness this Juneteenth.
ATLANTA (CBS46) — Atlanta has been selected as one of 14 cities across the country that will allow families to receive a free book that reflects the contributions of African Americans throughout history.
Learn the history behind the holiday, plus menu items, traditions, and events to help commemorate the occasion.
ATLANTA (CBS46) — A first-of-its-kind comedy event is coming to Atlanta for Juneteenth.