C.J. West (in the distance), retired DA civilian and narrator for today's Fort McPherson Black History Month luncheon, listens to the suggestions of others during the Wednesday rehearsal at The Commons at Fort McPherson. Helping ensure the process goes smoothly are (left to right) Shari Nettles, community relations specialist, U.S. Army Garrison (USAG) Public Affairs Office; Sgt. 1st Class Eric Walker, equal opportunity advisor, USAG Equal Opportunity Office; Howard Butler, USAG deputy commander; and 1st Sgt. Laverne Cheeks, U.S. Army Garrison first sergeant.