Category : South Carolina

Southeast / South Carolina - 8 months ago

Black History Is All About Family

Vintage photo of FlorenceChisolm Howard with parents Edward and Rosina Chisolm. Photo provided by family By Barney Blakeney Too often the concept of Black History conjures thoughts of individuals cloaked in notoriety. But in reality some of the mos...

Southeast / South Carolina - 8 months ago

Announcements 2-21-18

***************************************************************************************************************************** GENERAL MEETING OF THE DORCHESTER COUNTY COALITION FOR VOTER PARTICIPATION – The Dorchester County Chapter of the South Ca...

Southeast / South Carolina - 8 months ago

Classifieds 2-21-18

ANNOUNCEMENTS Struggling with DRUGS or ALCOHOL?  Addicted to PILLS? Talk to someone who cares. Call The Addiction Hope & Help Line for a free assessment. 866-604-6857 SERIOUSLY INJURED in an AUTO ACCIDENT?  Let us fight for you! We have recovere...

Southeast / South Carolina - 8 months ago

The Black Panther Arrives In Charleston

Sponsors for the Black Panther free film showing pose for a photo at the Regal Charles Town Square Stadium 18.(l-r) North Charleston Police Chief Reggie Burgess, Senator Marlon Kimpson, Ayinde Waring, Charleston Chronicle reporter Barney Blakeney, S...

Southeast / South Carolina - 8 months ago

It’s Now Time To Act

By Barney Blakeney   How did we get here? That was the question my new friend asked as we discussed several issues on the subject of political corruption and social violence. I met with Vince Matthews to talk about his new role as Lowcountry coordin...

Southeast / South Carolina - 8 months ago

HIV Rates Remain High in the Black Community

By Frederick H. Lowe Special from NorthStarNewsToday.com (TriceEdneyWire.com) – National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day was Wednesday, February 7th, but if you missed the parade that acknowledged the day, you’re not alone because there wasn’t one. T...