Saturday, October 23, 2021
www.atlantablackstar.com By: Tanasia Kenney A new report examining TV food advertising viewed by preschoolers, children and teens found that African-American youths are disproportionately exposed to junk food ads, viewing almost 50 percent more ads for unhealthy snacks than their white counterparts. The study,...
By: Matthew Jacobs Entertainment Reporter, The Huffington Post Having expanded to theaters nationwide at the start of the month, “Hidden Figures” is the perfect antidote to the doldrums of January moviegoing. It’s breezy but powerful, and its PG rating invites...

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...
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., INTERFAITH COMMEMORATIVE SERVICE 2017 Sunday, January 15, 2017, 6:00 p.m., Boston Avenue United Methodist Church, located at 13th & Boston.   Keynote Speaker for the service Dr. Rodney Goss, Senior Pastor Morning Star Baptist Church, Tulsa,...
 www.theguardian.com Bryan Armen Graham in New York @bryanagraham   Ice Cube can think of at least one good reason why people will pay to watch retired NBA stars play 3-on-3 basketball. “Summer’s boring as shit,” the rapper and film actor, born O’Shea Jackson, said...
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer   The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has sent 14 African-American astronauts into space over the decades, however, Dr. Jeanette Epps will make spaceflight history in May 2018 when she will become the first African-American to board...
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.
By Margaret Hicks Staff Writer Residents in the community say the past fifteen years have been like a roller coaster. It started in 2002 when Albertson's began work on a store at Pine and Peoria. That store opened in 2005, but...
Last month, the Historic Greenwood Chamber of Commerce hosted its inaugural Greenwood Community Spirit Awards Gala, honoring those in the community that have dedicated their time serving others! If you missed the 2016 Gala, don’t worry! The Chamber has...