Category : Alabama

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

2017: Famous People Who Died

In November, Della Reese died at age 86. She starred as heaven-sent Tess on the television series “Touched by an Angel,” a role many Americans remember from watching her each week.Reese was one of several famous African-Americans who died in 2017. A...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

Virginia Legislators Elect Caucus Officers

Virginia State Delegate Lamont Bagby, who  has represented the 74th District for two years, has been elected as the new Chair of the Virginia Legislative Black Caucus (VLBC).The caucus’s new Vice Chair is Senator Jennifer McClellan of the 9th Senate...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

How Education Dept. Is Now Handling Defrauded Loans

WASHINGTON, D.C.Education Department officials recently announced a plan to grant partial debt relief to defrauded student borrowers based on the earnings of graduates who attended a particular program of study. The department will issue about 12,90...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

Making News In 2017 Slavery: Alive & Well In Libya

The enslavement of men and women to provide free labor is mostly unheard of today in modern democracies and even in countries with less freedoms. Yet, slavery does exist in some form around the world, notably under the name human trafficking. One of...

Southeast / Alabama - 2 weeks ago

Local Voices: Raped Internet & Taxes $$ Grab

Last week America’s Internet was gang raped by the United States’ Federal Communications Commission. Americans experienced a double whammy with the advent of the co-spined Republican TAX cuts plan, in which 62 percent of the breaks clearly only enri...

Southeast / Alabama - 3 weeks ago

Inspirational Message: God’s Endless Love for Us!

In our world today, what we need is love for everyone from God. The wisdom of the Bible is clear in the various definitions of love that God has for us. According to the Apostle Paul, he wrote to people who were afflicted by anger and many conflicts...