‘Beautiful' event honors 3 women

Procter & Gamble's “My Black Is Beautiful” tour rolled into Charlotte recently to ignite and support a sustained conversation by, for and about black women on African-American beauty. Three local women were honored with a reception at the Westin hotel the night before the free daylong celebration.

WSOC-TV anchor Erica Bryant, Charlotte Bobcats' Senior Vice President for Community Relations for Bobcats Sports and Entertainment and President of the Bobcats Youth Foundation LaRita Luster Barber, and Wachovia's Emma Allen were honored. Details: