WOLB Radio One Talk Show Host and former senator, Larry Young, presented awards to local women that stated, “In appreciation for the achievements and positive contributions you have made to your family, community and society at large.

As an African American male Carrying the Torch of Success, you make us proud.” Along with local attorney A. Dwight Pettit, Young presented awards to Tessa Hill Aston, Janet Blair, LaDawn Black, Del. Aisha N. Braveboy, Rev. Annie Chambers, Christina Flowers, Diane Hocker, Dr. Brenda Bowe Johnson and Del. Adrienne Jones.