Hometown Olympic Hero From Midland, Natalie Hinds, To Speak At Banquet!
She graduated from Midland High School in 2012. She won a Bronze Medal at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan last year. She is indeed an Olympian hero from here in the Permian Basin and she's returning this month to speak at the Black Cultural Council of Odessa's Scholarship Banquet.
She told the Odessa American....
"I was back in Midland in October. It was a good experience with the homecoming and the warm welcome from my city. This will be pretty much the same and I'm looking forward to it. It's a little change in my schedule to go back to my roots and inspire the next generation."
THE BANQUET WILL BE RECOGNIZING STUDENTS!
The banquet will be recognizing students and according to this article will be receiving scholarships.
WHEN IS AN EVENING WITH THE STARS: BLACK CULTURAL COUNCIL OF ODESSA'S SCHOLARSHIP BANQUET
Saturday Feb 19TH at 7:30pm
LOCATION OF EVENT
Odessa Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
Location: 305 E 5th St, Odessa, TX 79761
DEADLINE TO GET TICKETS IS FEBRUARY 10TH
The ticket prices are $50.
It is a black tie event and no tickets will be sold at the door.
For more information, call 432-212-6700
Bronze medalist Natalie Hinds has indeed be an inspiration to many and continues to inspire.
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