Category : Florida

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

LEBRON JAMES AGREES TO 4-YEAR CONTRACT WITH LAKERS

LeBron James CLEVELAND (AP) – LeBron James is leaving home for Hollywood and an iconic team. The Los Angeles Lakers have a new superstar – L.A.-Bron. The NBA’s best player announced Sunday night that he has agreed to a four-year, $154 million c...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Civil Rights turned upside down

As the Florida State Chair of the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE), I was appalled at many of the events of last week, particularly of Sarah Sanders, President Trump’s press secretary being kicked out of a restaurant. I grew up in segregated Alaba...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Organ Donor: Giving the Gift of Life

According to the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) there are over 125,000 people waiting for an organ transplant in the United States. Of these, there are 4000 people waiting for a heart transplant. In the state of Florida, over 5,600 people...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

STEM Camp Builds Skills to Compete Internationally

 Jashaiya Lee Daniels, age 9, has officially completed ID Tech WorldBuilder: Minecraft Game Design one week camp held at University of North Florida. “Her dedication to the project was outstanding. You were like an architect with your ability to pl...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

EWC Alumni Donates 8K to Sports Program

Growing up in an era of segregation in Jacksonville and being raised by parents who were sharecroppers, retired Professor Emeritus Dr. Annie B. Henry always believed in the African proverb: “It takes a village to raise a child. Because of her upbri...