www.theroot.com President-elect Donald Trump will reportedly mark the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday by meeting with the namesake son of America’s most brilliant civil rights icon.  As per usual, the meeting is to take place at New York City’s Trump Tower...
www.theroot.com By: Angela Helm@anjiihelm Bishop Eddie Long, the embattled pastor of Georgia megachurch, New Birth Missionary Baptist, has died from an “aggressive form of cancer” according to the church. He was 63 years old. New Birth issued a statement to the Atlanta Journal...

1963 Revisited!

BY: Pastor Anthony Scott First Baptist Church North Tulsa In June 1964, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote his book entitled, Why We Can’t Wait, in which he chronicled the momentum turning events that occurred during the Civil Rights Movement and...
By: Fred Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net MLK Tulsa host a full core rap session with the most at-risk students at the TMC 7th grade center in the CHAMPS program “CULTURALLY HELPING AND MAKING POSITIVE SUCCESS MENTORING PROGRAM”. The mission for the CHAMPS group...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer  On Dec.19, 2016, The Tulsa School Board voted to approve The Met Cares Foundation’s application to create a partnership school. It was announced on Tuesday, Jan. 10, that Superintendent Gist has recommended that Academy Central Elementary...
Rep Regina Goodwin (D-HD73) was back at the State Capitol on January 3, 2017 for Organizational Day. The first day of the session will begin on Monday, February 6. Visit www.oklegislature.gov to watch your State Legislature live as they work for you.
www.solomonsimmons.com Demario Solomon Simmons star has risen, Simmons is the 2017 Tulsan of The Year, Damario is a proud member of Oklahoma’s premier full-service law firms, Riggs Abney, Legislative Liaison for Oklahoma’s Premier Think Tank Oklahoma Policy Institute, and adjunct professor at the University...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net Joshua Jacobs from Raymond S. Tulsa McLain is playing for the College Football National Championship for the #1 ranked Alabama Crimson Tide January 9th and his is story is a truly phenomenal. Jacobs is just...
By: Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   Teaching, as defined by the Urban dictionary, states, “Provider of knowledge and insight, a mentor. One who inspires, motivates and opens up minds to the endless possibilities of which one can achieve, one who makes...
By Guy Troupe guyroupe@troupe21.com The Giants need a win versus the Eagles to clinch a playoff spot tonight on Thursday night football. NFL Players hope that the NFL will strongly consider doing away with Thursday Night Football next season. Will the...