Category : Black Local and National News

by Staff - 6 days ago

Can Women be Head Coaches of NFL Teams?

Commentary by Jenny Ziegler Miami Times This [NFL] is a man’s world, but it would be nothing without a woman or a girl … (speaking in my James Brown voice). Sure, we are on the sidelines as cheerleaders, owners, reporters and such, but there has neve...

by Staff - 6 days ago

Flying High: Rolle Changing Game in Airline Industry

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Although she acknowledges setting “big goals,” Sherrexcia “Rexy” Rolle said the magic really happens in the small steps it takes to reach those ambitions. “That’s where the victories are...

by Staff - 6 days ago

Political Opportunity

The Gantt Report By Lucius Gantt Happy Holidays to all of us that survived a crazy 2016. The world was crazy, the country was crazy, our communities were crazy and so-called national and world leaders were acting pretty much insane! But that’s not wh...

by Staff - 6 days ago

The Transition

By Thomas Sheffield During the Great Depression, President Franklin D Roosevelt proposed a New Deal intended to lift American’s to a different standard of living.  There is now another New Deal available many politicians are proposing.  A Green New D...

by Staff - 6 days ago

Broward Education Foundation Names New Board Officers

     Frank Horkey, Tim Curtin, Jean McIntyre and Ruth Lynch BROWARD COUNTY – Broward Education Foundation, the only 501(c)3 direct support organization of Broward County Public Schools solely dedicated to transforming the lives of Broward County Pu...

by Staff - 6 days ago

TriStar Health Hospitals to Add Cameras to NeoNatal ICU

BRENTWOOD, TN — TriStar Health is adding 75 NICVIEW web streaming cameras to the Neonatal Intensive Care Units (NICUs) at five of its Nashville-area hospitals, which include TriStar Centennial, TriStar StoneCrest, TriStar Summit, TriStar Hendersonvil...

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NAPFE Swears in First Woman National President

By Vivian Shipe KNOXVILLE, TN — The beginning of 2019 has seen women take the helm in historic numbers all over the United States. There are more than 100 women sworn into congress and the legislature than any time in history. All over the country on...

by Staff - 6 days ago

2019 Nissan Maxima

By Tribune Staff When it comes to the new 2019 Nissan Maxima, there’s a long list of luxuries most drivers expect and even more that may have never been thought of.  This is a vehicle that has perfect execution of driving function blended with elegan...

by Staff - 6 days ago

New Year, New You

By Beth Allen, Registered Dietitian at Faith Family Medical Center The new year is a time for new beginnings. Many of us made resolutions to eat better, exercise more, and lead healthier lifestyles in 2019. According to Business Insider, 80% of these...

by Staff - 6 days ago

How Does Nutrition Affect Your Oral Health?

A poor diet can lead to gum disease and tooth decay.  Foods that are high in sugars and starches contribute to the production of plaque and bacteria that can attack the tooth enamel if not removed by brushing and flossing and lead to cavities forming...