Photos: Juneteenth

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING - From left, Barbara Moses-Franklin, Minervia Holiday, her sister Shirley Holiday, Helen B. Toliver and others cool off in the shade at the food court at the Juneteenth Family Fest & 1K Walk hosted by CADAV (Community Against Drugs and Violence) Saturday, next to BREC's Howell Place Gym at the ExxonMobil YMCA Park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- From left to right, Rayvond Murray, 11, Daveon Sanders, 10, Valerie Selvage, a BREC recreation manager, and (foreground) Chase Hollins, 11, play volleyball with a four-foot-diameter 'sky ball,' at the Juneteenth Family Fest & 1K Walk hosted by CADAV (Community Against Drugs and Violence) Saturday, next to BREC's Howell Place Gym at the ExxonMobil YMCA Park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING - Sam Boatner, an off-duty LSU Police officer, at the Juneteenth Family Fest & 1K Walk hosted by CADAV (Community Against Drugs and Violence) Saturday, next to BREC's Howell Place Gym at the ExxonMobil YMCA Park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Helen B. Toliver, 83, cooling down after the walk, talks about the importance of reminding people why Juneteenth is celebrated, at the Juneteenth Family Fest & 1K Walk hosted by CADAV (Community Against Drugs and Violence) Saturday, next to BREC's Howell Place Gym at the ExxonMobil YMCA Park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Daveon Sanders, 10, left, and Damarion Winns, 10, right, tumble head over heels inside an inflatable wheel as it rolls along the ground, at the Juneteenth Family Fest & 1K Walk hosted by CADAV (Community Against Drugs and Violence) Saturday, next to BREC's Howell Place Gym at the ExxonMobil YMCA Park.

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  • Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING - Community Against Drugs and Violence President Pat LeDuff raises her hand in victory at the walk finish line, at the Juneteenth Family Fest & 1K Walk hosted by CADAV Saturday, next to BREC's Howell Place Gym at the ExxonMobil YMCA Park. She's followed by, continuing left to right, Tyra Sanders, 9, Damarion Winns, 10, Daveon Sanders, 10, and Dwayne Dunn, 10.

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