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31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership Awards Breakfast

31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership Awards Breakfast

Keynote speaker Roslyn Brock, chairperson of the National Board of Directors for the NAACP, gave a rousing speech to a full audience that …

MLK Essay Contest in its 34th year

MLK Essay Contest in its 34th year

BY HOLLY KESTENIS, Staff Writer St. Petersburg – The Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay Contest is in its 34th year and once again it …

West electrifies St. Pete

West electrifies St. Pete

Dr. Cornel West   BY FRANK DROUZAS, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG — The energetic Dr. Cornel West roused the crowd at Greater Mt. …

A small dynamo

A small dynamo

BY Dexter McCree, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Big things often come in small packages. Such is the case with Haron Sherrod III, a …

A call to action

A call to action

By Pezz Photo   TAMPA BAY – One Church One Child of Florida challenges communities to seriously consider adopting or mentoring …

2017 MLK Candlelight Vigil

2017 MLK Candlelight Vigil

BY ALLEN A. BUCHANAN, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG –  More than 300 people from all walks of life, age groups and ethnicity packed into …

Why Trump?

Why Trump?

Dr. Gerald Horne   BY FRANK DROUZAS, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – When Dr. Gerald Horne, prolific author and lecturer, spoke at …

2017 Family fun festival

2017 Family fun festival

BY ALLEN A. BUCHANAN ST. PETERSBURG – After the 110 parade participants, FAMU’s legendary Marching 100 and Tuskegee’s Marching …

The loving effect of one man

The loving effect of one man

BY Dexter L. McCree, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG — Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had it! Mohandas Gandhi had it! Even Mother …

2017 MLK Day of Service events

2017 MLK Day of Service events

The members of the St. Petersburg Alumnae chapter of Delta Sigma Theta (DST) used their Day of Service award to sponsor a red carpet and …

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