EWC Honors Outstanding Alumni at National Confab

EWC Honors Outstanding Alumni at National Confab

by M.Latimer Edward Waters College alumni from around the country met in Orlando, Florida this weekend for the 2015 EWC National Alumni Convention. The convention theme, titled "Mo ...

Stanton All Class Reunion Kicks Off With Million Dollar Goal

Stanton All Class Reunion Kicks Off With Million Dollar Goal

By R. Silver The 9th Annual Stanton All Class Gala was held last weekend at the Lexington Hotel (former Wyndham). The annual confab included a Friday Night the meet and greet, reco ...

Jacksonville Swears in New Mayor and Sheriff in Emotional Ceremony

Jacksonville Swears in New Mayor and Sheriff in Emotional Ceremony

With a general  theme of “One City, One Jacksonville” emphasizing optimism and unity, a joint inauguration ceremony was held for Mayor Lenny Curry and Sheriff Mike Williams this we ...

American Idol Star Tyanna Jones  Gives Back to Her Hometown Youth

American Idol Star Tyanna Jones Gives Back to Her Hometown Youth

by K. Brooks The young and talented, top five American Idol contestant Tyanna Jones recently visited the Children’s Building at the I.M Sulzbacher Center. Her visit was welcomed wi ...

Min. Farrakhan Announces 20th Anniversary of Million Man March with Rally

Min. Farrakhan Announces 20th Anniversary of Million Man March with Rally

People of all faiths packed Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church this week as the Nation of Islam and organizers of the Million Man March announced that a rally will tak ...

James Weldon Johnson Honored With Markers

James Weldon Johnson Honored With Markers

By Kionta Brooks The Durkeeville Historical Society, along with the City of Jacksonville honored the late James Weldon Johnson and his brother John Rosamond Johnson with an unveili ...

Fishers of Men Empowering Dads for Fathers Day

Fishers of Men Empowering Dads for Fathers Day

The Fishers of Men organization celebrated fathers and father figures on Saturday, June 13th at Hemming Park in downtown Jacksonville. This year over 30 men celebrated fathers by m ...

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