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Thelma Footman: A life of service

Thelma Footman: A life of service

L-R, John and Pamela Footman celebrate their mother’s 90th birthday with scores of community members Nov. 12.   BY RAVEN JOY …

Do black people skateboard? Part 2

Do black people skateboard? Part 2

The closest skateboard park in south St. Pete is at Lake Vista Park, pictured here   BY HOLLY KESTENIS, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG …

New school for Melrose

New school for Melrose

Principal Nikita Reed   BY FRANK DROUZAS, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG — In a recent meeting to discuss the design of a …

Tampa Bay takes up the #BuyBlack trend for the holidays

Tampa Bay takes up the #BuyBlack trend for the holidays

By Gypsy C. Gallardo, Contributor TAMPA BAY — “It’s time to stop talking about it; it’s time for us to ‘be about it’” says …

Local golfer’s long-drive career

Local golfer’s long-drive career

Steve “Predator” Monroe   BY JEFFREY ZANKER, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG —  Steve “Predator” Monroe enters the golf course …

PTC recruiting for the new semester

PTC recruiting for the new semester

Carl Lavender   BY HOLLY KESTENIS, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – At 901 34th St. S, a new semester will soon be underway and …

Ladies party with a purpose

Ladies party with a purpose

ST. PETERSBURG – How do you manage in a world with so much hate and division?  You bring everyone together to celebrate, fellowship and …

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority announces 2017 Debutante Scholarship Cotillion

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority announces 2017 Debutante Scholarship Cotillion

ST. PETERSBURG – The members of Zeta Upsilon Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will present 28 young ladies to society at …

PCCA fall dance concert

PCCA fall dance concert

BY ALLEN A. BUCHANAN, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – The Pinellas County Center for the Performing Arts (PCCA) at Gibbs High School …

‘Roots:’ Strong and deep as ever

‘Roots:’ Strong and deep as ever

BY FRANK DROUZAS Since this year marks the 40th anniversary of a watershed moment in American literature—the publication of Alex …

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