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IMPACT RADIO – JULY 3, 2015 – Topic: Confederate Flag

Posted on 02 July 2015 by The Florida Star Online

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IMPACT RADIO – JUNE 30, 2015

Posted on 30 June 2015 by The Florida Star Online

impact_radioListen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with The Florida Star and The Georgia Star Newspapers- Guest host: Janet Peters McCain, Guest: Rosylin Kimbrough, Affordable Health Care TContinue Reading

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IMPACT RADIO – JUNE 25, 2015

Posted on 26 June 2015 by The Florida Star Online

impact_radioListen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with The Florida Star and The Georgia Star Newspapers- Guest host: Raalyah Lynch and Youth Impact show TContinue Reading

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IMPACT RADIO – JUNE 23, 2015

Posted on 23 June 2015 by The Florida Star Online

impact_radioListen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with The Florida Star and The Georgia Star Newspapers- Guest host: Monique Terry Wealth Watchers about Credit repair TContinue Reading

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IMPACT RADIO – JUNE 9, 2015

Posted on 09 June 2015 by The Florida Star Online

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IMPACT RADIO – JUNE 4, 2015

Posted on 04 June 2015 by The Florida Star Online

Listen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with The Florida Star and The Georgia Star Newspapers- Guest Host: R.L. Gundy; Senator Audrey Gibson, Representative Mia Jones

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm on WCGL 1360 AM or online at wcgl1360.com

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2015 Election Debates on IMPACT Radio – April 28, 2015

Posted on 29 April 2015 by The Florida Star Online

Real Estate 04-04-2014 Listen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with The Florida Star and The Georgia Star Newspapers- Guest host: Opio Sokoni – Vote May 19th, 2015.

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm on WCGL 1360 AM or online at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW – APRIL 7, 2015

Posted on 07 April 2015 by The Florida Star Online

dorothy_hughesListen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with The Florida Star and The Georgia Star Newspapers- Host: Clara McLaughlin; Guest Host: R.L. Gundy;
Guest: Dorothy Pitman Hughes.

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm on WCGL 1360 AM or online at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW – FEBRUARY 17, 2015

Posted on 18 February 2015 by The Florida Star Web Editor

ms foundation_impactListen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with Host: Clara McLaughlin
Guests: Dorothy Hughes and Teresa Younger, President and CEO of Ms. Foundation

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm on WCGL 1360 AM or online at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW – JANUARY 13, 2015

Posted on 13 January 2015 by The Florida Star Web Editor

sokoniListen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with Host: Clara McLaughlin
Guest: Opio Sokoni – MLK Week
Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm on WCGL 1360 AM or online at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW – JANUARY 6, 2015

Posted on 10 January 2015 by The Florida Star Web Editor

Real Estate 04-04-2014Listen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with Guest Host: Levi Williams
Topic: “Rosewood”/Guest: Lizzie R Jenkins
Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm on WCGL 1360 AM or online at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW – DECEMBER 9, 2014

Posted on 10 December 2014 by The Florida Star Web Editor

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Listen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with Host: Clara McLaughlin

Guest: Senator Audrey Gibson and Jada Hunter, Deputy Director of Children of Inmates.

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW- DECEMBER 2, 2014

Posted on 02 December 2014 by The Florida Star Web Editor

wise Listen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with Host: Clara McLaughlin

Guest(s) Rev. Marion Wise, New Bethlehem Missionary Baptist; Levi Williams, Florida Star Staff

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW- NOVEMBER 11, 2014

Posted on 17 November 2014 by The Florida Star Web Editor

joan_paulaListen to Last week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with Host: Clara McLaughlin, Guest(s) – Joan Turner (Senior Thanksgiving Luncheon) and Paula Wright (Duval County, School Board)

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW – OCTOBER 28, 2014

Posted on 29 October 2014 by The Florida Star Web Editor

Vote-Counts_webListen to The Florida Star, Radio Talk Show “Impact” with Guest host; Pastor R.L. Gundy, this week topic: Why Vote?

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm on WCGL 1360AM and online at wcgl1360.com

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IMPACT RADIO TALK SHOW – OCTOBER 14, 2014

Posted on 18 October 2014 by The Florida Star Web Editor

Former Lt. Governor (Florida) Jennifer Carroll Listen to this week IMPACT Radio Talk Show with Host: Clara McLaughlin, co-host: Opio Sokoni. Guest, Former Lt. Governor (Florida) Jennifer Carroll

Tune in to IMPACT, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 pm to 9:00 pm at wcgl1360.com

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2014 State of The Union Address in full

Posted on 30 January 2014 by Admin Arthia

 

As Prepared for Delivery –

Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans:

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57 ARRESTED: Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll Resigns

Posted on 18 March 2013 by Admin Arthia

 

Fmr Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Caroll Resigns

As of Thursday, Florida Lt. Governor Jennifer Carroll’s official page www.flgov.com/meet-the-lt-governor was displaying ‘Page Not Found’ error. The page was most likely removed after she tendered her resignation on Wednesday – the same day 57 people connected to the Allied Veterans of the World, were arrested on charges related to racketeering and money laundering. It is further alleged TContinue Reading

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Brunswick NAACP Installs New Officers

Posted on 18 March 2013 by Admin Arthia

Brunswick NAACP’s President Dr. John Perry and Vice President Ron Stokely

The  NAACP officially began a new era in it’s Brunswick  branch, as elected officers were publicly sworn into office last week.  The installation ceremony was held on Sunday, March 10th at the Zion Baptist Church where the guest speaker was Rev. Antony Walk.

The installation charge  was give to Officers and Executive Board by the former President C A Lee. The charge was followed up by the

passing the torch of leadership to Dr. John Davis Perry II the newly installed president of the local branch.

Following his comunity greeting, Perry wasted no time declaring:  TContinue Reading

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VIDEO BOMBSHELL: Oprah learns who introduced Whitney Houston to drugs

Posted on 02 February 2013 by Admin Arthia

Cissy Houston tears up as her son Michael admits to Oprah that he feels responsible for the iconic singer’s death.

By Arthia Nixon
Florida/Georgia Star

Viewers of Oprah’s Next Chapter on OWN who expected to get a glimpse of Cissy Houston’s book chronicling her life with her late daughter were floored when her son Michael joined the interview and confessed to being the one who introduced his sister to drugs back in the 80’s.
After giving Oprah Winfrey a tour of her New Jersey home, discussing Whitney’s childhood and what getting the call that she died was like and even touching on her estranged relationship with Whitney’s daughter, Houston’s smiles turned to tears when Michael came on the set and stated that

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President Swears In For Second Term Using Bible That Belonged To First Lady’s Grandparents

Posted on 20 January 2013 by Admin Arthia

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts administers the oath of office to President Barack Obama during the official swearing-in ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House on Inauguration Day, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013. First Lady Michelle Obama, holding the Robinson family Bible, along with daughters Malia and Sasha, stand with the President. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

Today, in two separate, private ceremonies, President Obama and Vice President Biden were officially sworn into office, marking the start of the second term. (The Constitution mandates that the President takes the oath on January 20. Since that date falls on a Sunday this year, the public inauguration ceremony and festivities will take place tomorrow, January 21) TContinue Reading

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Jax Congresswoman Corrine Brown To Be Portrayed In Left To Die on LMN Debuting This Weekend

Posted on 18 January 2013 by Admin Arthia

LEFT:The real Tammi Chase-Wright with actress Michael Hyatt who plays Congresswoman Brown in Left To Die film. RIGHT: Congresswoman Corrine Brown

By Florida Star Staff

(Jacksonville, Florida) Congresswoman Corrine Brown is coming to the small screen. Jacksonville’s leading lady in politics will be portrayed by Michael Hyatt, an actress known for appearances on HBO series and her performance in Broadway’s Ragtime will play Corrine Brown in Left to Die.

The movie is set to debut on Lifetime Movie Network (LMN) this weekend.

Academy Award® and Screen Actors Guild® nominee and Emmy® and Golden Globe® winning actress Barbara Hershey (“Once Upon a Time”, “Black Swan”) stars in the Lifetime Original Movie “Left to Die” as Sandra Chase, an American mother of two wrongly sent to an

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SNEAK PEAK: Georgia Star’s Best of 2012

Posted on 28 December 2012 by Admin Arthia

Highlights of our Georgia Star 2012 year in review

Who made this year’s list of what was most talked about in Georgia for 2012? Our team highlights some of our more memorable stories.
When our paper hits newstands, you’ll see who broke a traditon at a church that stood for well over 100 years. You’ll also see who went from mom to momprenuer. You’ll recall which official got caught in scandal and what senior citizens did to fight back.
From Oprah to open house at the first female owned tertiary level institution, the NAACP to the RYCA’s, you’ll learn who gave south Georgia something to talk about this weekend in The Star!

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COPPA CLAUS IS COMIN’ TO TOWN: Police/Pastor Spreading Cheer In Hospitals And Jail In Glynn and Chatham Counties For Nearly 20 Years

Posted on 25 December 2012 by Admin Arthia

By ARTHIA NIXON, Florida/Georgia Star  

He’s making a list and checkin’ it twice,

His heart is real big and his blue suit is real nice,

Coppa Claus is comin’ to town!

Sure, those are not the original lyrics to the timeless holiday classic but after meeting Rev. Todd A. Rhodes, I am convinced that children of Savannah and Brunswick will be singing the aforementioned words. Why? TContinue Reading

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VIDEO: President Obama at Prayer Vigil for Connecticut Shooting Victims: “Newtown, You Are Not Alone”

Posted on 17 December 2012 by Admin Arthia

Newtown High School

Newtown, Connecticut

8:37 P.M. EST

THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you.  (Applause.)  Thank you, Governor.  To all the families, first responders, to the community of Newtown, clergy, guests — Scripture tells us:  “…do not lose heart.  Though outwardly we are wasting away…inwardly we are being renewed day by day.  For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all.  So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.  For we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, an eternal house in heaven, not built by human hands.”

We gather here in memory of twenty beautiful children and six remarkable adults.  They lost their lives in a school that could have been any school; in a quiet town full of good and decent people that could be any town in America. TContinue Reading

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