Category : Florida

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

The New Testament Gospel Without Paul – Part 4

Praise the Lord. We read in Acts 15:1-6 “And certain men came down from Judea and taught the brethren, “Unless you are circumcised according to the custom of Moses, you cannot be saved.” Therefore, when Paul and Barnabas had no small dissension and...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

Maybe children will lead us this time

Dear Editor: In Bob Marley’s iconic anthem of conscience, “Redemption Song,” he asked, “How long shall they kill our prophets while we stand aside and look?” Florida now joins that ugly tragic club of states that have seen their children sacrificed...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

HIDDEN FIGURES: HONORING TRAILBLAZERS IN TAMPA BAY

Posted on 22 February 2018. HIDDEN FIGURES: HONORING TRAILBLAZERS IN TAMPA BAY          The United States District Court Middle District of Florida – Tampa Division hosted a celebration, entitled, “Hidden Figures: Honoring Trailblazers in Tampa Ba...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

NAACP turned 109 years old

Last Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, the NAACP turned 109 years old. The oldest and the boldest civil rights organization works daily to address the issues of political education, economic and social racial injustices, adhering to its founder’s original mis...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

Las Vegas Forever!

It has taken almost three months to write a provocative expose of my 2017 return travel trip to Las Vegas, Nevada. Once I began jotting down my travels, the gun tragedy in Las Vegas took place and it took some time to understand the why of what ju...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

3 To Be Inducted Into Women’s Hall Of Fame

Posted on 22 February 2018. MRS. ANN PORTER   ATTORNEY JULIEANN HOLT Hillsborough County Public Defender   BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor               On Friday, March 22nd, members of the community will gather for the Annual Hillsborough...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

Rev. Billy Graham Dies At 99

Posted on 22 February 2018. REV. BILLY GRAHAM Nov. 7, 1918 — Feb. 21, 2018   The world’s best-known evangelist, the Rev. Billy Graham, died Wednesday. He was 99. Rev. Graham died at his home in Montreat, North Carolina. Rev. Graham had retired in...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

Students Arrested For Making Threats At Schools

Posted on 22 February 2018. CHIEF BRIAN DUGAN Tampa Police Department   JEFF EAKINS Superintendent, Hillsborough County School District   BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor               Earlier this week, two high school students allegedly ma...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

Gang Member With AK-47 Arrested

Posted on 22 February 2018. RAUL GARCIA, JR.   AK-47 in Garcia’s possession at the time of his arrest    A 21-year-old man was arrested and is facing several charges. He was taken into custody after police were alerted to a man walking around with...