The North Carolina Music Hall of Fame will officially welcome Reidsville native and Burlington resident, Janet Paschal, as a member of their 2022 inductee class this fall. The post Janet Paschal To Be Inducted Into North Carolina Music Hall of Fame appeared first on The Gospel Music Association.
Tasha Layton recently marked another first in a year filled with milestones with her debut on the iconic Grand Ole Opry. The post Tasha Layton Makes Grand Ole Opry Debut appeared first on The Gospel Music Association.
*HOUSTON — Bellator’s interim bantamweight champion, Raufeon Stots, is loud and confident. Currently riding a 10-fight winning streak, his lone loss coming in 2017, Stots feels mentally and physically on top. That spells trouble for opponents. Danny Sabatello seems to have punched his ticket to take on Stots — after Sabatello unanimously defeated Leandro Higo
*Ever since the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe vs. Wade a few weeks ago it’s all some people want to talk about. While I agree it is mainstream newsworthy, the docket of cases the Supreme Court reviewed in this session included at least two other cases that deserve our attention – especially if you’re Black
*A Shocking video out of Roseville, California shows a man switching gas pump nozzles with another customer who already paid to pump. The incident happened at a local AMPM gas station and now Roseville Police are warning anyone getting gas to double-check their pumps as gas prices continue to rise across the nation. Rob Baquera
By Margot Brown From the moment I met Justice Kentaji Brown Jackson, I embraced what so many Black women felt — I saw myself, my daughters, and the many generations of […] The post The joyful justice of Ketanji Brown Jackson appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, firstname.lastname@example.org Shalena Maxfield Edwards spent 21 years in the cosmetic industry as an executive at companies like Bobbi Brown […] The post Rich in Color Cosmetics provides products for women with ‘melanin-rich’ skin appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor Swim season is in high gear throughout the DMV and pools in the District, Prince George’s, and Montgomery counties are open and ready for […] The post Jump in, summer’s here! There’s a pool near you in the DMV appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor The Women’s March is set to kick a summer of activism into high gear on July 9 as national protests continue to ignite around […] The post Women’s march organizers plan protest rally and convention this summer appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
By Deborah Bailey, AFRO D.C. Editor Tenants of Westgate at Laurel have had enough. Rising rent prices have been a critical concern for the life of the nation’s 2.5 year-old […] The post Tenants of Westgate Properties wage rent strike appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .