Category : Georgia

Southeast / Georgia - 4 days ago

Live Oak Public Libraries Joins the PINES Network

  In February, Live Oak Public Libraries joins the PINES network of public libraries in Georgia. In preparation for being part of the PINES network, Live Oak Public Libraries will offer fine forgiveness for any library materials that are currently...

Southeast / Georgia - 4 days ago

Re-Pack The Backpack Event In Savannah

Free School Supplies While Supplies Last. Students and their parents are invited to Brock Elementary School (1804 Stratford Street) on Thursday, January 18, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. for free school supplies while supplies last. Children must be present. In...

Southeast / Georgia - 5 days ago

WeTV hosts ‘Growing Up Hip Hop ATL’ screening

Reginae Carter, daughter of Lil Wayne and Toya Carter, attends an Atlanta screening of WE-TV’s “Growing Up Hip-Hop Atlanta.” (La’Janee’ Cosby | The Atlanta Voice) Season 2 of WeTV’s Growing Up Hip Hop Atlanta hosted a screening at The Woodruff Ar...

Southeast / Georgia - 1 week ago

Welcome back Essence

“As a major magazine – a print and online – owner of color and as the publisher of The NorthStar Group (The Source and Jones Magazines), I salute Essence for joining forces with black-owned investors to return home to the true essence of the black e...

Southeast / Georgia - 1 week ago

Atlanta celebrates Dr. Martin Luther King

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Washington, D.C.  Photo by Madison Cooper “I have a Dream.” These four iconic words are a stark reminder that the man who spoke them in a powerful and eloquent speech in 1963 did not – as he predicted – live to...

Southeast / Georgia - 1 week ago

Three ways MLK speaks to our time

We know MLK fought against racism, but he also had much to say about issues in today’s headlines. Full Credit: Francis Miller/Time Life & Pictures/Getty Images. Photo Courtesy of CNN Newsource  “Every hero becomes a bore at last.” That’s a fam...