By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer mhicks@TheOklahomaEagle.net     Paul Mooney, 75, The God Father of Comedy, is still touring, and made a stop at Greenwood Cultural Center (GCC) in Tulsa, Okla. last Friday night (March 17, 2017). The question that some are asking is...
The Prancing Pearls of Excellence will perform at halftime at the 5th Annual BTW/TMC Alumni Game April 15th at 6 pm at the Nate Harris Field House on the campus of Booker T. Washington Senior High School.   By Fred L. Jones,...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer mhicks@TheOklahomaEagle.net Motown the Musical is more than a goodtime. It’s an experience! Motown the Musical is a piece of Berry Gordy, Jr.’s history (his story) told in two hours and 45 minutes through songs, dance, and the spoken...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Soccer clinics sponsored by Tulsa Athletics (semi pro soccer team) are scheduled for Gilcrease and Jackson Elementary. The free clinics are for first, second and third grade students. The Gilcrease Elementary clinic dates are Wednesday after school...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer mhicks@theoklahomaeagle.net   Motown the Musical is on its way to the Tulsa Performing Arts Center’s Chapman Hall, March 14-19, 2017. Tickets are on sale now. Motown the Musical is Berry Gordy, Jr.’s incredible, and inspiring story. Gordy, age...
  Raoul Peck’s documentary brings James Baldwin’s words to an America that needs to listen. By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer   “I Am Not your Negro” is a Magnolia Pictures release, directed by Raoul Peck, starring the late James Baldwin via archived footage and...
  By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer   When asked how he got into the barbering business, Willie Sells said he “…needed a profession after high school.” Though Sells had done some hair cutting in high school, he believed he could “learn to do...
  By Fred Jones, Jr. Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Miracle 61 Production is moving its epic play “No Sister of Mine” to the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame for a special Black History Month production, after two sold out standing room only performances at...
Reflection Is Your Direction – Youth Extravaganza for Grades 6-12  By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer  Wendy Whitmore and Mecca B in association with Women of Wonder are hosting a Youth Extravaganza on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 12 noon to 2 p.m. at...
By Fred Jones, Jr. Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Retired McDonnell Douglass aircraft supervisor and auxiliary police officer Julius Walls transitioned to glory Monday morning Jan. 23, 2016. Walls graduated from Severe High School in Lockesburg, Ark., in 1960.  He moved to Tulsa, Okla., with...