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IN MEMORIAM: Kristoff St. John, ‘Young and the Restless’ Star Dies at 52

By Nsenga K. Burton, Ph.D., NNPA Newswire Entertainment and Culture Editor Fans and colleagues alike are devastated by the news Young and the Restless star Kristoff St. John has died. The popular star’s death was confirmed by his attorney Mark Geragos. The actor was nominated nine times for Daytime Emmys. His first two nominations were for his role as Adam Marshall on …

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Claflin Student Named 2019 Luard Morse Scholar, Receives $25K Scholarship to Study Abroad

By The Charleston Chronicle Janelle Green of North Charleston, who is also a religion and philosophy major and a member of the Alice Carson Tisdale Honors College, has been selected as recipient of an English-Speaking Union Luard Morse Scholarship. Green will receive $25,000 towards a semester of study at any university of her choosing in the United Kingdom during the …

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Cash and King and Justice

By Vincent L. Hall, Texas Metro News You can run on for a long time…but sooner or later God will cut you down. – Johnny Cash The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice. — Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Johnny Cash at San Quinten, 1969 (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) In most instances when you think …

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FROM EDUCATOR TO EXECUTIVE PRODUCER! DISD PRINCIPAL DR. SHELIA SAMONE BROWN ADAPTS BEST SELLING BOOK FOR THE BIG SCREEN

Dallas, TX…Author, speaker and long-time educator, Dr. Shelia Samone Brown, has begun principal photography on her debut feature film Beneath the Scar based on her best-selling book Beneath the Scar: Rise to Healing. Dr. Sheia Samone Brown The film tells the story of Samantha Nicole Allen, a beautiful Mississippi debutante and daughter of one of the town’s most notable preachers. …

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COMMENTARY: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

By Charlene Crowell, NNPA Newswire Contributor Once again on the third Monday in January, much of the nation will mark the anniversary of the death of the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Countless programs and events will no doubt recall several of his famous speeches from the 1963 March on Washington’s “I Have A Dream to his “I’ve …

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Initiative Program Started to Share Free Financial Education

By The Tennessee Tribune NASHVILLE, TN — Leaders from Tennessee State University, the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and Regions Bank have announced the launch of a new collaboration designed to empower people with essential financial and credit-management skills. The Financial Education and Empowerment Initiative, organized by Alpha Kappa Alpha and supported by Regions Bank, combines the community reach of AKA’s …

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DAVID & TAMELA MANN’S NEW ALBUM IS ‘BABY MAKING MUSIC’ FOR CHRISTIANS

DALLAS – GRAMMY® Award-Winning Recording Artist Tamela Mann and her husband, NAACP Image Award-Winning Actor and Comedian David Mann, dropped a soulful 10-song musical collaboration about resilient and enduring love, entitled Us Against the World: The Love Project. The album, brimming with the two’s vocal chemistry, will release in conjunction with their new memoir, Us Against the World: Our Secrets to Love, Marriage, and Family (W …

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DEION SANDERS RECALLS SUICIDE ATTEMPT THAT LED HIM TO THE LORD

Deion Sanders was at the prime of his life in the mid-late 90’s. He had won two Super Bowls and appeared in a World Series. He was rich, had become a father and even released an album. Deion Sanders But as reported by The Undefeated in 1997, he drove his car off a cliff in an suicide attempt. “I was going through the …

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Gospel singer Byron Cage celebrates 30 years in ministry

By Josetta Shropshire Celebrating 30 years of music ministry, Grammy-nominated, Stellar Award-winning gospel music artist Bryon Cage is performing a holiday extravaganza Friday, Dec. 21, 2018. The celebration concert will commence at Ray of Hope Christian Church in Decatur, GA, with appearances from some of gospel music’s most notarized singers.  Byron Cage “I just still have a great love for …

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Michelle Obama Delights at Dallas Book Tour Stop

by Shewanda Riley Amazing. Inspirational.Awesome.  These are just a few of the words overheard as over ten thousand men and women poured out of the American Airlines Center in Dallas Monday, December 17th after being mesmerized for nearly 2 hours by former First Lady Michelle Obama.     Dallas was a recent stop on her sold-out Becoming book tour for her national …

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