Category : Alabama

Southeast / Alabama - 8 months ago

Roy Hobbs, former ABC 33/40 anchor, dies at 64

By Ariel WorthyThe Birmingham Times Roy Hobbs, a former ABC 33/40 anchor and member of the Birmingham Association of Black Journalists (BABJ), has died, according to Fox 5 in Atlanta. He was 64. Hobbs died at his home in West Palm Beach, said Fox 5...

Southeast / Alabama - 8 months ago

Chesapeake Women Honor Nichelle Buffalow

The Women’s Division Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce held its 51st Annual Banquet and Installation of Officers on Saturday, Feb. 10 at the Chesapeake Conference Center. The occasion included the presentation of the 2017 Woman of the Year, Nichelle...

Southeast / Alabama - 8 months ago

Rebecca’s Well: Passages of Life – Part III

“When thou passest through the waters, I will be with thee; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee: When thou walkest through the fire, thou shall not be burned; neither shall the flame kindle upon thee.”Isaiah 43:2 Continued from last...

Southeast / Alabama - 8 months ago

Black Health: Knowing Your Vital Signs is Important

Anytime you go to the doctor, typically the first things that he/she begins to measure are your Vital Signs. Do you know what Vital Signs are and what the normal range for an average adult should be? Vital signs are used to measure the body’s basic...

Southeast / Alabama - 8 months ago

Honoring 400-Yr. Skull and 50-Year Marriage

Last July when members of the William Tucker Association were cleaning up a graveyard where family members have been buried for decades,  participants in the project made an interesting discovery. According to William Harper, a family member and pas...

Southeast / Alabama - 8 months ago

Healthcare Signups Are Stable

By Rosaland TylerAssociate Editor   The dust has finally settled and a new report shows that the number of people who signed-up for Affordable Care Act coverage remained stable. Specifically, final enrollment figures show that the national total of...