UNCF An Evening Of Stars 2015: Red Carpet Picture Gallery
The 2015 UNCF An Evening of Stars airs tonight at 10 on BET.
Friday 5000 Jobs Up For Grabs: Congressman David Scott Holds Annual Jobs Fair
"It's for everybody, so get there early, and come prepared", advice from 13th District Congressman David Scott about his 12th annual Jobs Fair on Friday, April 24th. According to Scott, there will be hundreds of businesses represented and 5000...
I'm Not Ready To Go To Jail: APS Cheating Defendant Angela Williamson
"I love them." That's what former Atlanta Public Schools educator Angela Williamson says about the students she taught at Dobbs Elementary School. She is one of the eleven defendants found guilty in the APS cheating trial. Williamson was convicted of...
Grant Hill Part Of Group Buying The Atlanta Hawks: Says They've Been A Great Story This Year
"They're a great team. They've been fun to watch. They've been a great story this year." Grant Hill, the seven-time NBA All-Star, was referring to the Atlanta Hawks when we spoke just a few days ago. The team won 60 games during the regular season....
I Want Justice For My Son: Brown Family Filing Lawsuit Against Ferguson, Missouri
When Lesley McSpadden and Michael Brown Sr. visited Atlanta in September 2014, she told me "I'm just doing what I gotta do. I'm standing up for my son like I've always stood up for him." Today, the family is filing a lawsuit against the city of...
We Want To Be Accessible To Everyone: Atlanta Hawks Chief Diversity And Inclusion Officer Nzinga Shaw
It was a very public situation, the firestorm, in September 2014, that surrounded the Atlanta Hawks organization after racially-charged comments were attributed to owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry. Three months later, Nzinga Shaw...
Let Us Make Man On The Road Again: We Want Them To Grow Their Genius
"We want folks to know that there's nothing wrong with being an intellectual powerhouse", says Derrick Boazman, adding, "that's what we should be celebrating in our community, not the dumbing down of our community." This Saturday, the host of the...
Atlanta Gas Prices: We're Going To Have To Watch The Situation In The Mideast Carefully
Crude oil prices have moved considerably higher according to senior petroleum analyst Gregg LaskoskI with GasBuddy. It's causing gasoline prices to move upward. But, even when prices are climbing somewhat, Laskoski says, when you put it into...
APS Judge Expected To Modify Sentences: You Have To Follow The Will Of The People
April 30th is when reports indicate that Fulton County Judge Jerry Baxter will re-sentence some of the Atlanta Public School cheating trial defendants. Expectations are that the harshest sentences will be modified. The three former administrators,...
Severe Weather Hits The Metro Area: It Was A Supercell Thunderstorm
Tornado sirens wailed across the Atlanta area Monday. Tornado watches and warnings were issued through the day by the National Weather Service Office in Peachtree City (GA). Various sizes of hail were reported in north Fulton and Cobb counties....