New Mount Calvary Baptist Church& Christopher C. Moore, Senior Pastor, presents Family and Friends Community Weekend

Come One – Come All!!!!! Date:  Saturday and Sunday, September 24-25, 2016 Saturday, September 24, 2016. EVERYONE WELCOME Parade 9-10am, Community Festival and Carnival, 10am-4pm. Free Food Carnival rides and Train for children and adults BBQ Cook Off, Family Games, Entertainment, Taste and See Baking Contest Free flu shots Pneumonia, shingles, and meningitis vaccines requires preregistration…

National HBCU Pre-Law Summit Presents Unique and Game-Changing Opportunity to Aspiring Lawyers

The Third Annual National HBCU Pre-Law Summit will be held at Georgia State University College of Law and Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. This event is the only national conference in the country designed especially for HBCU students and graduates interested in law school and becoming lawyers.   LSAT Panel Discussion ATLANTA –  The Third Annual National…

AVANCE

Houston- Avance’s mission is “unlocking America’s potential by strengthening families in at-risk communities through effective parent education and support programs.” This organization serves different communities in the Houston area, and they help families’ advance and progress through their core values, which is engagement, innovation, using a holistic approach, and through dignity.   They offer many…

Before I Lay It Down: “Silver Medal Thug…”

                                                     “I didn’t choose the thug life; the thug life chose me…” I’m a southern boy; born and bred in this great state called “Texas”.  My parents instilled in my siblings and me something called “manners”, a set of rules outlining how both children and adults alike should respect people and their property.   We were…

La’Shaes

A World of Inspiration, Motivation, & Sophistication By: Chelsea Davis-Bibb, M.Ed. Houston- It is not always easy being a woman in today’s society. There are many things that women go through on a day-to-day basis, and there are often many expectations that are placed on womens’ shoulders. Trying to balance everything may seem hard at…

“2016 Labor Day Revolution Weekend”

By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON – Marcus Garvey once stated that, “A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” Blaxxx Entertainment in connection with Melanoid Vybz understands the importance of members of the African-American community acquiring a neutralized comprehension of the ills that have continued to affect and…

The 7th Annual BronzeLens Film Festival Kicks Off This Week

LaWanda Thomas of Wandaring Outloud Media It’s not Christmas but it is the most wonderful time of the year. The 7th Annual BronzeLens Film Festival starts this Thursday, August 25, in Atlanta.  For four film-filled days during this highly anticipated festival, more than 49 shorts, features, webisodes and documentaries by filmmakers representing the United States and abroad…