Attorney General Discusses Tensions at Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. Convention

Attorney General Discusses Tensions at Delta Sigma Theta, Inc. Convention

by Kevin Reece HOUSTON - In a speech to 13,000 of her sorority sisters in Houston this week U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch talked about an "epidemic of mistrust" between polic ...

Zelma Dickerson Now Reigns  as Ms. Senior Jacksonville

Zelma Dickerson Now Reigns as Ms. Senior Jacksonville

On Saturday, July 25, 2015, several beautiful, wise, and personable women competed for the title of Ms. Senior Jacksonville 2015. The contestants worked hard preparing for their sp ...

Ross Family Convenes in Jax for Cultural Reunion

Ross Family Convenes in Jax for Cultural Reunion

The 18th Biennial Ross Family Reunion was held July 23-26 in Jacksonville, Florida. Embracing the theme: “Coming Together To Move the Legacy Forward,” activities included a meet an ...

African-American Brain Brawl Carries on the Legacy by Honoring Trustees

African-American Brain Brawl Carries on the Legacy by Honoring Trustees

Last week, the volunteers of the James Lee Coon, Jr. African American History Brain Brawl were honored for their service over the past year. Attendees and honorees were awarded pla ...

Local ILA President Elected International  Vice President 

Local ILA President Elected International Vice President 

Delegates of the International Longshoreman’s Association Local 1408 recently returned from their annual convention held in Puerto Rico with much to celebrate. After a celebratory ...

Jacksonville Activist Come  Together for #SandraBland

Jacksonville Activist Come Together for #SandraBland

On Sunday, a daytime vigil was held in Hemming Park for Sandra Bland. Bland, is an African American woman arrested in Texas, on July 13, 2015 during a routine traffic stop, which q ...

Sankofa Free Summer Camp Teaches Urban Youth Culture, Life Skills

Sankofa Free Summer Camp Teaches Urban Youth Culture, Life Skills

Sankofa Saturdays, a free program housed at Clanzel Brown Park, recently completed its first round of Saturday presentations for students ranging from 6-17. Held weekly from 7-10 p ...

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