Thursday, October 29, 2020
www.news.yahoo.com By Kimberley Richards   Barack Obama will appear on an upcoming episode of LeBron James’ HBO show “The Shop: Uninterrupted. The four-time NBA champion called the former president’s appearance “an honor.” James, who received his fourth finals MVP award after the Los Angeles Lakers won...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     The Booker T. Washington National Alumni Association is set to honor Orlando Hazley, Jr. and the late Barbara Coleman during halftime activities Friday October 9th. Hazley and Coleman are household names among the Hornet nation. Orlando...
www.theplayerstribune.com By Bill Russell   I once interviewed Lester Maddox on my television show. It was 1969 and he was well known at the time as a Southern segregationist and former chicken restaurateur turned politician. Maddox and I had diametrically opposing perspectives....
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Former Booker T. Washington High School star and Kansas State All- American Tyler Lockett through his Light It Up Foundation, donated over $20,000 in goods and merchandise to the Tulsa Day Center for help with the...
www.blackenterprise.com By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton   NBA legend Michael Jordan announced the purchase of a NASCAR Cup Series Charter with Bubba Wallace as the driver when the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series season begins. The news comes after Wallace revealed on Sept. 10 that...
www.heavy.com     NFL legend and beloved Chicago Bears running back Gale Sayers has died at the age of 77. David Baker, CEO and president of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, shared the news in a statement Wednesday morning. “All those who love...
www.yourblackworld.net By Victor Omondi   Maya Moore has married a man she helped free from prison after 22 years of wrongful conviction. The basketball star appeared together with Jonathan Irons on ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Wednesday to discuss talk about their social justice...
www.espn.com   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aKA-Ij_VSZk   Deion Sanders will be the next head football coach at Jackson State, he announced Sunday on his new podcast. "God called me to Jackson State," Sanders said on the first episode of "21st & Prime," according to a transcription by the Clarion...
San Francisco CBS Local    A group of Black business leaders heard back from the NFL about establishing a team in Oakland that would be wholly- or majority-owned by an African American, the leaders said Friday. The idea is in its preliminary...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Tulsa County Commissioner Stan Sallee has appointed William Tisdale to the Tulsa County Board of Adjustment effective Sept. 16. “Mr. Tisdale is known throughout Tulsa County as a results-oriented and strategic leader who accomplishes positive outcomes in...
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