Pink Ice Ball honors heroes

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – The Nu Sigma Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha will present its annual Hometown Hero and Legacy awards at annual Pink Ice Ball on Saturday.
The awards will recognize 37 heroes and 16 legacies at the event, which will be from 8 p.m. to midnight at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo.
The public is invited to attend. Tickets are $25 each; $40 for a couple. Full tables are available for $400.
Music for the event will be provided by saxophonist Walter Cunningham. Tickets will be available at the door or by calling Nettie Davis at (662) 842-5506 or Floristene Gladney at (662) 840-5227.