Dr. Vergel Lattimore , President , w as honored on Tuesday, Feb. 13 in Norfolk, VA, with the " The Alfred Gilbert Dunston ​  Salute to Service Award " presented by the International Ministers and Lay Association (IMLA) of the AME Zion Church at the 40th Annual Cameron W. Jackson Awards and Recognition Banquet. (The name of the award was stated incorrectly in the February newsletter.)

On March 2, he attended the Inauguration of Dr. Ken Walden as the 16th President-Dean of Gammon Theological Seminary, a consortia school at ITC in Altanta, GA.

President Lattimore will greet the congregation of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, Salisbury, NC, on Livingstone College Sunday , March 11, 2018. (Rev. Leamon Brown, HTS M.Div, D.Min. Candidate.)

Also on March 11, he will be the speaker for the  Legacy Hope and Freedom Program  honoring the late Dr. George H. McNeely and Harriet Tubman, sponsored by the Lincolnton District of the Western N.C. Conference of the Piedmont Episcopal District at St. Stephens A.M.E. Zion Church, Gastonia, NC.

Dr. Lattimore will be the speaker for the Men's Booster Program of the Asheville District of the Blue Ridge Conference of the Piedmont Episcopal District at the Jones Temple A.M.E.Zion Church, March 16, 2018.