The African Methodist Episcopal Church, Monticello/Warren District, where Rev. Dr. James R. Hooper is the presiding elder, will host An Evening of Elegance, a banquet honoring the unsung heroes of the Monticello/Warren District, on Saturday, September 7 at 5 p.m. at the Star City Civic Center.

Each church within the district is asked to select a total of three honorees in the following categories: outstanding church secretary, outstanding choir or musician, outstanding community leader, and outstanding usher.

For more information and tickets, call Brenda Binns, public relations chairman, at 870-723-0661. Tickets are $25.