By Super Admin

West / California - 8 minutes ago

Black Students Hit Hard by For-Profit College Debt

Mounting student debt is a nagging problem for most families these days. As the cost of higher education rises, borrowing to cover those costs often becomes a family concern across multiple generations including the student, parents, and even grandparents or other relatives. Today’s 21st Century jo...

Southeast / Alabama - 11 minutes ago

2nd Banister Nissan Opens In Chesapeake

ChesapeakeChesapeake city officials helped the Dan Banister Family cut the ribbon on the new Banister Nissan Chesapeake on Battlefield Blvd. on January 12. It was the second ribbon cutting for Banister since he became the sole owner on December 1, 2017 of the Nissan dealerships on Military Highway...

Southeast / Alabama - 14 minutes ago

Maynor Lands At Alabama A&M

Connell Maynor will now try his hand in the SWAC after stints in the CIAA and MEAC. Maynor, the former Hampton and Winston-Salem State head football coach, had his hiring confirmed Tuesday as the new head coach at Alabama A&M by Bulldogs’ Athletics Director Bryan Hicks. “I am really excited abo...

Southeast / Alabama - 14 minutes ago

Metro Ministers Hold 30th King Commemorative Service

Home » Local News Web Staff Posted On January 18, 2018 1 Views 0 NORFOLKThe Tidewater Metro Ministers Conference of Virginia held its 30th Annual Commemorative Service honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The event is held on the King Holiday each year at the histor...

Southeast / Alabama - 16 minutes ago

Black Health: Getting Fit in the New Year

(TriceEdneyWire.com)Aren’t the holidays about good times with loved ones, great food, and fun? Anyway, beginning Jan. 1, you will make resolutions to eat healthier and work out. Starting then, you plan to get fit. This will be your New Year’s resolution. Life will be better after December. Sound fa...

Southwest / Texas - 20 minutes ago

DFW Community Brief: Dallas Women March again Jan. 20

The Dallas Women’s March 2018 will take place Saturday, Jan. 20 in honor of last year’s march for women’s rights and equality (Photo Credit: Paul Sableman / Flickr / [CC BY 2.0]) Despite the frigid temperatures and wintery weather of January, communities across DFW offer a variety of events and...

West / California - 23 minutes ago

Cost climbs by $2.8 billion for California bullet train

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The estimated cost for the first phase of California’s bullet train climbed by 35 percent on Tuesday to $10.6 billion, the latest increase for the ambitious project to run a high-speed rail line from San Francisco to Los Angeles. The $2.8 billion price hike for...

Southeast / Alabama - 24 minutes ago

New Lt. Governor Delivers Statement On First Day

RICHMONDLt. Governor Justin Fairfax became the Comonnonwealth’s second African-American sworn into that office. The Hon. L. Douglas Wilder was the state’s first African-American to assume the office in 1986. Wilder went on the become the state’s 66th Governor from 1990-1994. Fairfax released the st...

Southeast / Alabama - 25 minutes ago

Rebecca’s Well: About This Time Next Year

Bishop Dale C. Bronner (Daystar Channel 131 Sundays, 7:30 p.m.) stated on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, “establish your Godly Goals for this year. Use the phrase-” “About This Time Next Year” (II Kings 4:16). This is the story of Elisha and the Shunammite Woman,whom after she had prepared a chamber for him...

Southeast / Alabama - 26 minutes ago

Bridge Corner: January 18, 2018

Hello and welcome to Tidewater Bridge Club. With the New Year, our organization has a renewed focus on growing and moving forward. We have combined the two bridge clubs into one stronger, more efficient club. Thus, Tidewater Bridge Unit (consisting of two clubs: Cooke-Suburban Bridge Club and Bon T...

Midwest / Illinois - 36 minutes ago

Coming to America: The Stories of Chicago Black Immigrants

When we look at immigration reform around our country, often the images of undocumented immigrants from Spanish speaking countries flash across our screens. The rising statistics of immigrants and refugees from other countries have taken center stage as a rallying call for Donald Trump’s presidenti...