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The Black Press of America Remembers Those We Lost in 2021

As the calendar turns to a new year and COVID remains as deadly today as the pandemic’s start nearly two years ago, the National...

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2021

By Bernard McGhee, The Associated Press They both carved out sterling reputations as military and political leaders over years of public service. But both also...
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Reaction to Death of Lee Elder, 1st Black Golfer at Masters

Lee Elder, a golfing pioneer, and the first Black player to compete in the Masters has died at 87. By The Associated Press Reaction to...
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IN MEMORIAM: Pioneering Black Golf Champ Lee Elder Dies at 87

Lee Elder, a golfing pioneer, and the first Black player to compete in the Masters has died at 87. By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire “It’s...

Mack Champ Invitational successful in blending diversity with top-notch juniors

By Helen Ross, PGATOUR.COM, Special to NNPA Newswire Allyn Stephens has competed in numerous American Junior Golf Association events, as well as the national finals...