Mayor Tomlinson declares July 24 Shaquille O'Neal Day

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Today, July 24, has been declared Shaquille O'Neal Day following the former athlete's visit to Columbus. Shaq was also awarded a key to the city by Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson.

Shaq, who stands at 7' 1" tall, addressed kids at the Sam Mitchell Basketball Camp in Carver High School, where he was given the key.

Shaq has been visiting Columbus throughout the week including Mix Ultra Lounge in downtown Columbus for the "Party for a Purpose" charity event.

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