“Pam’s Party Line” column for July 25, 2013

Photo provided by SANCERIE O'ROURKE-ALLEN -- 73rd anniversary -- Celebrating 73 years of service and commitment to the community at a brunch at the Hilton Capitol Center June 23 are members of the Gamma Eta Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority, from left, chapter President Katina Semien, 50-year Golden Soror Gloria Spooner and committee chairwoman Carmen Spooner
Photo provided by SANCERIE O'ROURKE-ALLEN -- 73rd anniversary -- Celebrating 73 years of service and commitment to the community at a brunch at the Hilton Capitol Center June 23 are members of the Gamma Eta Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority, from left, chapter President Katina Semien, 50-year Golden Soror Gloria Spooner and committee chairwoman Carmen Spooner

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