Beacon Award honorees named
GRAMBLING — Grambling State University held a press conference Monday morning to announce their first Beacon Award honorees.
The honorees will be recognized at the Port City Gala to be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 2 at the Shreveport Convention Center. The Beacon Award will be presented to individuals and organizations that are committed to good character and upholding high ethical standards. In addition to being dedicated to philanthropy and humanitarianism, the honoree has excelled by making uniquely substantial contributions to society and/or Grambling State University in their nominated category.