PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - The Phenix City Russell County NAACP is preparing to welcome a new president.
The installment ceremony for Michael Sterling was held Thursday, Dec. 4, at Higher Power Outreach Church located in Phenix City.
"It's an honor to be elected president," said the Phenix City native. "You know I have over 50 years associated with the NAACP and in a former president in the state of Missouri and also I coordinated six other branches in Missouri."
Sterling says one of his plans is to be in alignment with the NAACP at the national level.