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Tuskegee Airman Victor Terrelonge attends Hempstead Town's annual
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Tuskegee Airman Victor Terrelonge attends Hempstead Town's annual African-American History Month Celebration at the Nathan L. H. Bennett Pavilion. Terrelonge, a WWII fighter pilot, was among the recipients of the town's Rosa Parks Award on Feb. 8, 2011.(Credit: Charles Eckert)

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Tuskegee Airmen honored in Hempstead

The town of Hempstead celebrated African-American History Month by honoring several Tuskegee Airmen, including one from Freeport.

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