Category : Southeast

Southeast / Virginia - 4 days ago

Man, 83, dies after crash during test drive

Staff report An 83-year-old man died at the hospital Tuesday night after the pickup truck he was test driving slammed into a tree on Waldo Road. Donald R. Hartman was killed in the accident, according to a Gainesville Police Department media releas...

Southeast / Alabama - 4 days ago

Conyers Exits Career Amid Sex Charges

Many African-Americans are concerned about the sexual assault allegations that have been leveled against several high-profile men, including Congressman John Conyers who resigned on Tuesday after about 200 people attended a Detroit rally that was he...

Southeast / North Carolina - 4 days ago

U.S. Senator Ben Sasse visits Wake Forest

Earlier this week Sen. Ben Sasse visited the campus of Wake Forest University for an open discussion with Provost Rogan Kersh. During the hour long discussion inside Broyhill Auditorium,  Sasse shared his thoughts on a number of topics including the...

Southeast / Alabama - 4 days ago

Celebrating Women’s History In Virginia

RICHMONDThe ground breaking for the construction of the Virginia Women’s Monument was held on the grounds of the state Capitol on Dec. 4. “Voices from the Garden,” when completed in Oct. 2019, will feature 12 bronze statues depicting significant wom...

Southeast / Alabama - 4 days ago

Alabama Dems Are Hoping To End GOP’s Tight Grip

The whole nation is watching the  battle    between Republican Roy Moore and Democrat Doug Jones as they fight to become the next U.S. Senator from Alabama  on election day  December 12. Moore is the conservative ex-state judge who has been accused...

Southeast / Alabama - 4 days ago

Annual Tonya Bagby Spelling Bee Awards 3

HAMPTON ROADSThe Top Ladies of Distinction, Inc., Hampton Roads Chapter and the Top Teens of America, Hampton Roads Chapter co-hosted their Annual Tonya Bagby Spelling Bee on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the First Baptist Church South Hill in Ches...

Southeast / Alabama - 4 days ago

Grambling takes SWAC title, Bowl bid

West Division champ and BCSP No. 2 Grambling State (11-1) put up 28 unanswered second-quarter points to jump on top of East Division champ Alcorn State at the break and held on to defeat the Braves 40-32 in the 19th and last scheduled SWAC Champions...

Southeast / Alabama - 4 days ago

Local Voices: Goodbye To NSU President Eddie Moore

It’s time to start saying our goodbyes to Norfolk State President Eddie Moore. He will retire from NSU at the end of the month. Moore came to NSU as interim president in September 2013. He replaced Dr. Tony Atwater who was fired by the Board of Visi...

Southeast / Alabama - 4 days ago

Black Health: Understanding Cholesterol

(TriceEdneyWire.com)If you’re not on medicine to lower your cholesterol yet, you might be soon. Recent new guidelines from the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology for prescribing cholesterol-lowering drugs have raised m...