Members of Thee G.O.O.D. Fellas organization and organizers of the upcoming Juneteenth festival, scheduled for Saturday at Whittington Park, are, from left, Kenneth Milton Jr., Kamron Daniels and Jordan Freeman. The three Greenwood natives, who have been working on planning the festival since March, are hoping to provide a family-friendly atmosphere as well as a safe space for residents to learn the significance of the newly adopted federal holiday. (By Gerard Edic)
In honor of this year’s upcoming Juneteenth holiday, three Greenwood natives are organizing a daylong family-oriented festival as well as providing a safe space to educate residents on the significance of the holiday.