FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The 12th annual Legislative Black History Month Celebration is Tuesday morning in Frankfort.
Kentucky State University President Raymond Burse will be keynote speaker, and members of the Legislative Black Caucus will participate along with Gov. Steve Beshear and other state and local officials and dignitaries.
The theme of the program is "Making the Dream a Reality."
The 2015 Leadership Excellence Award will be presented, and the Gallery of Great Black Kentuckians will induct a new member.
The celebration is set for 11:30 a.m. EST in the Capitol Rotunda.