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Black Heritage Festival: 2016 Legacy Luncheon

Black Heritage Festival: 2016 Legacy Luncheon

BY FRANK DROUZAS, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – As part of this year’s Black Heritage Festival, the inaugural Legacy Luncheon took …

Second annual memorial service

Second annual memorial service

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Early Sunday morning, members of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church were readying …

Investing in real estate to eliminate college debt

Investing in real estate to eliminate college debt

Novella Williams, YEA BY SKYLA LUCKEY, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG — A college freshman or sophomore isn’t focused on the college loan …

Woodson Warriors

Woodson Warriors

BY RAVEN JOY SHONEL, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG – The induction of the inaugural class of the Woodson Warriors took place last Fri., …

Marques Clark: Writer, motivator and father

Marques Clark: Writer, motivator and father

BY JOYCE NANETTE JOHNSON, Staff Writer ST. PETERSBURG — Marques A. Clark will launch his latest books entitled “Poetically Correct” …

The Sunday Soldiers

The Sunday Soldiers

By Dexter McCree, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG – Super Bowl 50 saw the Denver Broncos defeat the Carolina Panthers while millions of …

Support the Black and Gold

Support the Black and Gold

BY SARAH MASON, Neighborhood News Bureau ST. PETERSBURG — Friends, family and teachers came together Saturday night at the Museum of …

Omali Yeshitela and the tearing down of city hall’s racist mural

Omali Yeshitela and the tearing down of city hall’s racist mural

BY JABAAR EDMOND, Contributor ST. PETERSBURG — It was 1966 when Joseph Waller, now known as Omali Yeshitela, and other young activists …

African fashions glow in the rain

African fashions glow in the rain

By Allen A. Buchanan, Feature Writer ST. PETERSBURG — Reader’s Choice Bookstore and Gift Expressions put on a traditional African …

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