Tuesday, December 7, 2021
www.blavity.com By Megan Ambers   There was a lot of excitement in the beauty pageant world in 2019, with the news that five Black women had won in some of the world's most prestigious beauty pageants, including Miss Teen USA, Miss America,...
www.tmx.comLee Elder the first-ever Black golfer to compete in the Masters Tournament -- has died, PGA Tour officials announced Monday. He was 87 years old. No cause of death has been revealed. Elder was an absolute icon on the golf course...
ABOUT THIS SERIES The Oklahoma Eagle’s “Of Greenwood” series is part of our 2nd Century Campaign, which commemorates the hundredth anniversary of this African American newspaper. This series is made possible through our partnership with Liberty Mutual Insurance. By Gary Lee,...
www.eurweb.com ByFisher Jack   Tulsa native Kode Ransom is nominated in the Hollywood Music in Media Awards (HMMA) for his Spoken Word recording of his original piece “Oklahoma Made.” In the poem the hip hop poet cleverly weaves in 31 names of the sons and daughters of...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   The final project of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Centennial Commission was dedicated at E. Archer St. And M.L.K. Jr. Blvd.   A small group gathered Friday afternoon to dedicate the first of six boundary markers which will...
www.newson6.com   Justice For Greenwood is asking the community to send a survivor of the Tulsa Race Massacre 107 notes for her 107th birthday this week. Lessie Randle, known to friends as Mother Randle, was six years old when her grandmother's home...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire The inaugural exhibit #agardennotagraveyard will be celebrated in Tulsa tonight, First Friday Arts in Greenwood, at The Greenwood Gallery, 10 Greenwood Ave. -B, with a 6 p.m. launch party. Community engagement will activate the exhibit,...
North Tulsa’s health care stretches back more than a century. ABOUT THIS SERIESThe Oklahoma Eagle’s “Of Greenwood” series is part of our 2nd Century Campaign, which commemorates the hundredth anniversary of this African American newspaper. This...
By Kimberly Marsh Tulsa is not a gravesite. Tulsa is a garden. ~ Marlon F. Hall In his upcoming art exhibition, #inagardennotagraveyard at The Greenwood Gallery, 10 N. Greenwood Ave. Tulsa Artist Fellow and Fulbright Specialist Marlon F. Hall offers a...
www.tulsapeople.com By Morgan Phillips   The descendants of Greenwood hotelier J.B. Stradford do not want his name used on the future Stradford21 hotel in north Tulsa, according to Nate Calloway and Victoria Rogers, two of Stradford’s great-great-grandchildren. Ground was broken on the 109-room...