Category : Southeast

Southeast / Georgia - 6 months ago

Historical Marker Approved For Carver Founder

  On March 15, 2018, the Savannah City Council unanimously approved a motion by Alderman Bill Durrence, seconded by Alderman Van Johnson, to place a historical marker honoring Carver State Bank founder and first President, Louis B. Toomer, in Chat...

Southeast / Georgia - 6 months ago

Bell Appointed SBA Administrator

L-R: Lauren Bell, Ashley Bell, and Casey Cagle The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) recently announced the appointment of Ashley Daniel Bell, Esq. as Regional Administrator for SBA Region IV, which covers Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentuck...

Southeast / Georgia - 6 months ago

Digital Undivided | Kathryn Finney

By Kamille D. Whittaker At the 2016 South by Southwest Conference, Kathryn Finney, founder of Digital Undivided, had a major announcement: She would be launching an initiative in Atlanta to be housed in the BIG Innovation Center. This 6,000-square-f...

Southeast / Alabama - 6 months ago

Local Voices: NRA (5 Million) Vs Us (300 Million)

The National Rifle Association is attempting to hold 300 million Americans hostage to their views on gun purchases, gun ownership and the non-culpability of its members. They use their bought-and-paid-for lap dogs (the National and State Congressmen...

Southeast / Georgia - 6 months ago

#MeToo On My Mind

By Dionysia Johnson Massie There is no doubt that the workplace is filled with people of different sensibilities. It is where people with raunchy humor, those with more refined tastes, and others meandering somewhere between intersect in one place....

Southeast / Alabama - 6 months ago

Budgeting Away College Debt

(TriceEdneyWire.com)Early in life, I was taught the importance of saving by a man named Jesse Hill from Atlanta, Georgia. His is a piece of advice I’ve some point in my life appreciated all my life. No matter how little money I made at times, I set...

Southeast / Virginia - 6 months ago

Mullen takes a personal approach in ACCENT talk

Cleveland Tinker @ClevelandTinker That he learned ballet, jazz and tap dancing as a child and taught in the public school system in New York City were a few things University of Florida students and others learned about their new football coach. Da...

Southeast / Virginia - 6 months ago

Dog gets second, third, fourth chance at life

Rupert the dachshund mix coded three times after being run over by a golf cart. Every time, he came back to life. Deborah Strange @DeborahJStrange In the short nine months of his life, Rupert the 10-pound dachshund mix has nearly died three times. D...