His speeches gave light and motivation to generations By Opio Lumumba Sokoni The Florida/Georgia Star Dr. King made it a point to talk about three issues – poverty, racism and violence. His words and […]
By Audrey Gibson-Paralegal Terrell Hogan Law Firm It’s that time of year when family and friends gather to celebrate family traditions, or perhaps, start new ones. Worn recipe cards are pulled from their tucked away […]
Fannie Mae Garner, who was born February 7th, 1913 in Hawkinsville, Georgia, will celebrate her 103rd birthday on Sunday, Feb. 7th. Mother Garner is a faithful member of the Greater Friendly Missionary Baptist Church, where […]
The Women of Color, celebrated 16 years of giving back to the community with its Ebony and Ivory Gala on August 29, 2015.
By CLARA MCLAUGHLIN The Florida/Georgia Star Ella Thompson, called Aunt Ella by most who knows her because she is such a personal person, celebrated 103 years of life during her weekend birthday held in Miami. […]
By Teresa Edwards Makrush Hats of all shapes, colors and styles adorned more than 250 party-goers at the Ritz Chamber Players’ Inaugural Hat Luncheon on May 30, 2015, at the Garden Club of Jacksonville.
By Sherrie Roberts Sweetwater, one of Jacksonville’s well-known communities on the Westside, is the home to many ingenious residents, but 70 years ago a young man married and moved his new wife to this area […]
By Arthia Nixon Florida/Georgia Star Fling the flat irons and can the creamy crack because naturalistas are making Brunswick a destination on their hair journey.