On June 28, the AFRO Newspapers held the kick off for the 2018 Clean Block campaign where leaders and members of community organizations gathered to continue an 84 year tradition for the city and the venerable newspaper.  Community leaders representing their respective neighborhoods included Peggy Scarlet, Roseanne Thomas, Denise Deleaver, Diane Williams, Kevin Dorn, and Miranda Foy-Godbolt. The event was held at the AFRO’s headquarters, 1531 S. Edgewood St.