February 2016 Archives

Get Kerri’d Away

  By Kevil Tice – I honestly don’t know what I was thinking when I thought I could do a SHORT article about Kerri Ash.  I mean, really.  Nothing about the lady is small enough to squeeze into a little…

 
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Black History Monday in Journalism and Authors

This week, join us as we celebrate Journalists and Authors in Black History.     Stuart Orlando Scott (July 19, 1965 – January 4, 2015) was an American sportscaster and anchor on ESPN, most notably on SportsCenter. Well-known for his…

 

Black History Monday in Sports

This week, we honor five of the greatest African Americans in sports. Frederick Douglass “Fritz” Pollard (January 27, 1894 – May 11, 1986) was the first African American head coach in the National Football League. Pollard along with Bobby Marshall…

 
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Black History Monday in Performing Arts

This week, we gladly highlight a few inspirational African Americans in Performing Arts. Josephine Baker (3 June 1906 – 12 April 1975) was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress.  Born Freda Josephine McDonald in St. Louis, Missouri, Josephine Baker…

 

Dab, Young Man…Dab

By Rodney Mills – I saw him for the first time on September 4th, 2010, and immediately that damn smile was burned into my memory. I was at my uncle’s house bragging about The Tide and the phenomenal season we…