Fulton Commissioner Marvin Arrington Jr. honors community leaders

In any city, there are people working behind the scenes who make the community stronger. In Atlanta, Fulton County Commissioner Marvin Arrington Jr. decided to spotlight people and organizations that make his district a better community. Arrington held the first annual District 5 Community Awards at Zoo Atlanta to honor those in his large district.

Mo Barnes
Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.