Category : Southeast

Southeast / Florida - 8 months ago

$130 Billion Impact Of HBCUs

They often receive inequitable state and federal funding and are often under-resourced and under-supported. Despite their uphill battle, new research details that historically Black colleges and universities have had a positive economic impact on t...

Southeast / Florida - 8 months ago

Dr. Martin L. King Center in Atlanta Closed

King Center THE REFLECTING POOL that surrounds the crypt of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his wife will be drained and refurbished. In preparation for the 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (April 4th, 2018), and...

Southeast / Florida - 8 months ago

Tampa Icon, Alton White, Laid To Rest

Posted on 27 November 2017. ALTON MAURICE WHITE, SR. July 7, 1940 — November 22, 2017 BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor A popular Tampa icon passed away early last Wednesday. Funeral services for Mr. Alton Maurice White, Sr., were held at 11...

Southeast / Florida - 8 months ago

Police Patrol Seminole Heights On Horseback

Posted on 27 November 2017.   BENJAMIN MITCHELL Died October 9th  MONICA HOFFA Died October 11th  ANTHONY NAIBOA Died October 19th  RONALD FELTON Died November 14th BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor This past weekend, the Tampa Police Departm...

Southeast / Georgia - 8 months ago

Q&A: The Financials of Caregiving

November is National Caregiving Month, and with that in mind, Merrill Lynch and Age Wave released a new study that examines caregiving with a focus on financial factors. The study shows that 92 percent of caregivers nationally, and 93 percent in our...

Southeast / Florida - 8 months ago

Three Killed In Wrong-Way Accident

Posted on 27 November 2017. YVETTE ALEXANDRE AND LASHAY WAITERS ACCIDENT SCENE #1 ACCIDENT SCENE #2 Last Thursday, three people were killed in what law enforcement has determined was a wrong-way accident. It occurred in the southbound lanes on Int...