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What would happen if God RSVPíd
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
This may sound familiar to some of you as I am commenting on an earlier article. There is a passage in scripture that tells us to be careful about how we entertain strangers because they in fact might be angels in disguise. Now I don’t know if you believe in angels, but have you ever wondered what you would do if you had the opportunity to entertain
 
Lecrae's 'church clothes' caught hip-hop's ear
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
NASHVILLE – "I'm what happens when Outkast meets the writings of Moses." This line, penned by Lecrae in his single "Cosign," reflects the redemptive collision between hip-hop culture and Christianity. From the early days of Kool Herc to the celebrated days of N.W.A and the Wu Tang Clan to more recent stars such as Outkast and Kanye West, hip-hop
 
Movie Review: Tap World
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
At one point in this sweet gem of a documentary, two tap dancers from different parts of the world define the joy and philosophy of tap dancing: “Dance to express, not to impress,” Chloe Arnold of the U.S. said. “I dance, therefore I am,” Arthur Benhamou of Paris stated. Those basic acknowledgments are probably why tap dancing,
 
Welcome back, Mr. President
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
The radical Christian theology of the Rev. Jeremiah Wright is the same theology that shaped President Obama’s identity as a social justice organizer and the same identity that we are witnessing resurface in the last days of his presidency. This reawakening became clearly evident in Feb. 2014 when President Obama launched My Brothers Keeper, pledging
 
FRATERNITY NEWS
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
OMEGA PSI PHI The Sixth District of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity received several international awards during the 2015 Leadership Conference. North Carolina State Student Body President Khari Cyrus of the Kappa Lambda chapter was awarded the Herman Dreer Leadership Award and received at $6000 scholarship. Michael Boykin, Iota Iota Chapter – Raleigh was
 
Durham center celebrates 20 years
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
DURHAM – The Ivy Community Center Corporation, a nonprofit entity of the Alpha Zeta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority celebrated its 20th anniversary with a weekend of activities. Inspired by the late Artelia Bryant, first president of the ICC Corporation, chapter members gave back to the community in several ways. The chapter sponsored a
 
Trial begins in shooting of FAMU football player
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
CHARLOTTE – After nearly two years, a trial began Monday for a white Charlotte police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man who was looking for help. Twenty-nine-year-old Randall Kerrick is charged with voluntary manslaughter in the September 2013 death of 24-year-old Jonathan Ferrell, a former Florida A&M football player. If
 
Whatís at stake in the budget debate
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
The annual Kids Count survey by the Annie E. Casey Foundation that tracks child welfare in states was released this week and couldn’t have come at a better time, as lawmakers are putting a final state budget together and setting priorities for public investments. North Carolina ranked 35th overall in child well-being and most of the news coverage of
 
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Star trio to launch black college tour

ATLANTA – HBCU Direct, a marketing collective specializing in HBCU relations, has formed a

Bobbi Kristina Brown dies

Following a tragedy that echoed the death of her mother, Whitney Houston, Bobbi Kristina Brown

Cops coach football, build bridges in Watts

Where the Watts riots once erupted, LAPD officers use football to build bridges and battle