Michelle Lowe

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Delivering the news in North MS and West AL. has been just one more "Day in the Life" since 2007. Anchor of WCBI News at 9 on MYMS, co-anchor WCBI News at 10. Email me with story ideas!

Video: Veterans’ Exhibit in Columbus Welcomes New Addition

COLUMBUS, Miss. – (WCBI) Another piece of American war history is now on display in Columbus.

At a ceremony in the halls of the Municipal Complex, the Tuskegee Airmen were honored for their service.

Alva Temple, one of the famed airmen who flew in 120 missions during World War II was memorialized, and is now included in the Veteran’s exhibit.

The Tuskegee Airmen were the first African-American military pilots to serve in the American armed forces. Temple, of Columbus, died in 2004 at the age of 86.