Tag: News

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

My Heart Matters run/walk set for Feb. 24

The second annual My Heart Matters 5K Run & Walk presented by Halifax Health and University of Florida Health Heart and Vascular Surgery at Halifax Health is 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Feb. 24. Held in recognition of American Heart Month, it is part of...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

Consistent Atlantic Sharks back in the playoffs

BY ANDREAS BUTLERDAYTONA TIMES Steady play has helped the Atlantic Sharks girls’ basketball return to the playoffs for the first time since 2016-17. Atlantic is 16-9 after finishing runner-up in district 7A-5 tournament. The team was also a runner-u...

Southeast / Florida - 2 days ago

If we lived in a perfect world 

In a perfect world, for a State of the Union (SOTU) address, we likely would’ve heard a president who actually made sense and who likely would’ve been truthful, even if we disagreed with the content of what he said. We’ve learned to set a low bar...

Southeast / North Carolina - 2 days ago

Blackface is a flaunting of White privilege

As a Black student in overwhelmingly White schools in Louisiana, I faced my share of racial insults and slights. In one of the more memorable incidents, the offenders probably didn’t even think of me. But when a group of my classmates contemptuous...

Southeast / Virginia - 3 days ago

Berea College and the Father of Black History

Preeminent scholar Dr. Carter G. Woodson has been dubbed “the father of Black history” and is known for earning degrees at the University of Chicago and Harvard, but less well known is how living in Appalachia and attending Berea College informed h...

Southeast / North Carolina - 3 days ago

Medicaid changes to take effect

Medicaid changes to take effect By Rose Hoban, N.C. Health News / February 15, 2019Share this article: Four companies were awarded statewide contracts, while a partnership made up of managed care giant Centene, the North Carolina Medical Society a...

Southeast / Florida - 3 days ago

Protect our children by any means necessary

“Single mom & has a 3 year old daughter. She’s not a very good mom and she ignored her daughter constantly. 2nd day of meeting her daughter she ran up to give me a hug and buried her head right in my crotch, So im gonna get to work on that.” A...