Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Globetrotters’ Meadowlark Lemon dies at 83

BY CARL RIVERA LOS ANGELES TIMES (TNS) Long before athletes tweeted, and in-your-face dunks and tackles could be shared by millions instantly, Meadowlark Lemon became...

REMEMBERING ‘THE GREATEST’

Courier photojournalist shares his experience in Louisville during Muhammad Ali’s funeral BY DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR. FLORIDA COURIER Muhammad Ali was a hero to many people around...

FLORIDA COURIER / 10TH STATEWIDE ANNIVERSARY

Black spending and a questionable death Three years ago, the Florida Courier reported that the $1 trillion spending power of Black America did not result...

Omarosa reportedly postpones wedding over death threats

BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM Omarosa Manigualt has decided to push back her wedding day amid concerns over her personal safety since joining the Trump administration. The former “Apprentice’’ contestant...

Special nails can save roofs during storms

Grant program helping to secure homes in Alabama’s Africantown BY SARAH BREITENBACH STATELINE.ORG/TNS MOBILE, Ala. — New roofs are coming to Africatown, a hamlet of crumbling shotgun...

Blacks & Gettysburg

Visit to Pennsylvania town offers a glimpse of history and how African-Americans played a role in it. BY ELEANOR HENDRICKS MCDANIEL SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER The...

DREAMERS WHO WIN

A selected group of high school students got a chance to be energized to achieve their dreams during a weekend symposium...

BLACK VOICES FOR TRUMP

PHOTOS BY CURTIS COMPTON/ ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION/TNSPaul Morrow, a concrete business owner, joins President Trump on stage during the Black Voices for...

CORONAVIRUS 101

An infectious diseases doctor answers questions about how its transmitted and why you shouldn’t panic. BY PATRICK M. O’CONNELL CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS There are many questions about the...

HURRICANE KATRINA – SURVIVOR’S STORY, FIRST PERSON

Sheila St. Etienne, a New Orleans resident and Jacksonville native, survived Hurricane Katrina with her children, then wrote about it exclusively for the Florida...