COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – We turn now, to Black History Month. Throughout the month of February, we are reflecting on not only the painful history of our past, but also on the contributions that African Americans have made.

On Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022, News 3 welcomed three Columbus State University students to studio to discuss the importance of Black History on News 3 Midday.

Nikayla Wallace, Reginald Sams, and Giovanni Thompson talked about why Black History Month is so important today.