Category : Alabama

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

Norfolk’s Police Chief Completes First Year

Twenty-eight years after joining the Norfolk Police Department, Larry D. Boone on December 1, celebrated his first year as the Norfolk’s Chief of Police (COP). Looking at his resume, one can count at least 10 jobs including Chief, that he has held ...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

DSU President Is Chosen As Next CEO for TMCF

WASHINGTON, D.C.Dr. Harry L. Williams, President of Delaware State University, is the next president and CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF). He assumes the position from Johnny C. Taylor, Jr. Taylor, who led TMCF for seven and a half y...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

When? Zero Tolerance for Racism In America

(TriceEdneyWire.com)Congressman John Conyers was the first politician to leave his job after the “Me Too” hash tag galvanized women to speak up about sexual misconduct, harassment and more.  Too bad that impetus did not float up to the top, when an...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

Local Voices: Don’t Be That Dad 

For several years the Ball family of Southern California has been in the news for a multitude of reasons. The father and his three sons have confused basketball abilities with life skills. All parents have the right to teach, home school, and train...

Southeast / Alabama - 1 month ago

Birmingham Playwrights Take Center Stage

By Ariel Worthy The Birmingham Times Local playwright Allison Sanders remembers the venue for her first play. “We would have talent shows on my porch,” said the Titusville native. “We would have concerts on my porch.” Sanders would write plays and...