On Thursday, February 17th, 2022, during the regular meeting of the Board of Aldermen, the Acworth Achievers made presentations honoring Black History Month and Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Lisa Gachie presented artwork titled "Black is Beautiful." Sam Okafor, George Njuguna, Baracka Magera and David Kiarie read excerpts from "Martin Luther King Jr. Mourns Trayvon Martin." Tai Echols read a poem titled "The Pain We Feel." Shallon Ngugi read a poem she wrote titled "The Moment is Now." Mumbi Nganga read an essay titled "A Psalm for Emmett Till."