Category : Louisiana

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

The Who Dat Nation

A Season of Redemption Jermal Greenberry Data News Weekly Contributor Saints Football is Back It’s like Christmas Day! The first day of summer. You can feel the excitement in the air. The anticipation of a City ready to erupt like a volcano whe...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

JFK Alumni Celebrate KDAY 2019

Photos by JFK Alumni The original grounds of John F. Kennedy Senior High School at its iconic address, 5700 Wisner Blvd, served as the backdrop for the John F. Kennedy Annual Alumni Celebration better known as KDAY.  Individual classes gathered...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

How Racism Affects Youth Health and Well-Being

Jeff Thomas Think 504 We’ve written previously about how racism affects the health and well-being of millions of Americans. The evidence demonstrates that people who experience racial discrimination are more likely to have a range of health pr...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

Covenant House

Edwin Buggage Editor-in-Chief Covenant House A Beacon of Light and A Place of Refuge for Homeless Youth of New Orleans It is a place that is a beacon of light for many young people who feel they have nowhere to turn. Since 1987 Covenant House o...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

NOLA Black Selfie Project

Photos by Jafar Pierre On August 24, 2019 the Ashe’ Cultural Arts Center hosted an amazing event called “NOLA Black Selfie Project – The Exhibit. Hosted by Hollywood and featuring Sunni Patterson, Troy Sawyer, Jawara Simon and Jafar Pierre, wit...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

Jakiya’s Journey to Greatness

Sophie Trust none On Saturday, June 1, 2019, the Inaugural Arts & Hearts 5K was held in beautiful Audubon Park, presented by Varsity Sports. All proceeds were dedicated to Covenant House to provide unconditional love and holistic care to ou...

Southeast / Louisiana - 3 months ago

A City Remembers Nancy Parker

By Morgan Jackson Photos by Morgan Jackson and Mark Veals Gospel tunes filled the air from the St. Peter Claver Choir as family members, friends, co-workers, gospel artists, and local news stations came together to celebrate New Orleans televis...