The Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire Announces the 2019 Citizen of the Year Award Winner
Portsmouth, NH: The Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire is proud to announce that the recipient of the 2019 Citizen of the Year Award is Melvin B. Miller. Miller, chief editor and publisher of the Bay State Banner, will be honored at the 2019 Black New England Conference (BNEC) for his work and reports on local politics and national issues relating to social and economic justice affecting African Americans.
Miller will receive this distinction at the Friday evening Black New England Conference Award Dinner, October 25, the opening day of the 13th annual conference in Manchester, New Hampshire.
The Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire (BHTNH) will host the 13th Annual Black New England Conference (BNEC), a two-day event on October 25 and 26, 2019, at Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) in Manchester. The theme of this year’s conference is BLACK INK: African American News from Slave Songs to Social Media