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NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet

NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet

More than 500 guests came out to the support the NAACP’s Freedom Fund Banquet held June 17 on the historic grounds of McCabe United …

Community honors Juneteenth Legacy

Community honors Juneteenth Legacy

BY ALLEN BUCHANAN, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Mark Gallinari started planting new hibiscus plants and trimming the older surviving …

Lighting up the Deuces

Lighting up the Deuces

  BY FRANK DROUZAS, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – “Let’s turn some dirt,” said Bob Esposito from the Florida Department of …

Songs that can save lives

Songs that can save lives

Dr. Alfred Asante-Korang   TAMPA BAY — Beyoncé’s “Crazy in Love,” Shakira’s “Hips Don’t Lie,” and the Bee Gees’ …

Life has a way of working out

Life has a way of working out

BY DEXTER MCCREE, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG –Life has a way of working itself, according to Eriana Redix, a recent graduate of the …

‘Thank you for seeing my potential when I didn’t see it for myself.’

‘Thank you for seeing my potential when I didn’t see it for myself.’

BY DEXTER MCCREE, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG – When your mother is your biggest cheerleader, you become confident that God’s plan …

First grade teacher publishes STEM children’s book

First grade teacher publishes STEM children’s book

BY JEFFREY ZANKER, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Problem-solving is Rafael Robinson’s superpower when teaching first-graders at …

Gibbs High reunion activities

Gibbs High reunion activities

The Gibbs High School Class of 1967 is in the final stages of preparing to observe 50 years from their time of graduation. All classmates …

Omali Yeshitela endorses candidates and presents campaign concert

Omali Yeshitela endorses candidates and presents campaign concert

  ST. PETERSBURG — This week Omali Yeshitela announced his endorsement of Eritha Akile Cainion for the District 6 Council seat and Jesse …

New Faith Free Methodist Church honors the SPPD and Chief Anthony Holloway

New Faith Free Methodist Church honors the SPPD and Chief Anthony Holloway

  ST. PETERSBURG — As part of their Men’s Day 2017 celebration, the members of New Faith Free Methodist Church, located at 2427 Irving …

Celebrating Father’s Day with men of the Ship

Celebrating Father’s Day with men of the Ship

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer ST. PETERBURG –Styrofoam plates buckled under the weight of ribs, sausage, chicken, baked beans, …

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