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Fisk Jubilee Singers Celebrate 150 Years Since First Tour

By Kristin M. Hall, AP Entertainment Writer The Fisk Jubilee Singers' first tour wasn't an immediate success, but their perseverance through financial hardship to find...

Several Conservative Anti-Vaxxers Die of COVID as Delta Variant Spreads

By Lauren Victoria Burke, NNPA Newswire Several conservatives have died of complications of COVID as the Delta variant rages through the southern part of the...

Nashville Freedom Rider Ernest ‘Rip’ Patton Dies at 81

By Kimberlee Kruesi, Associated Press Ernest “Rip” Patton, a member of the Nashville Freedom Riders and civil rights leader, has died, the Freedom Rides Museum...

Dolly Parton Uses Royalties from Whitney Houston Classic to Help Strip Mall in Black...

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent More than nine years ago, Whitney Houston tragically died in the bathroom of a California hotel. With...

‘Twenty Pearls’ AKA Documentary Shows the Vision and Impact of Black College Women

Executive Producer and Alpha Kappa Alpha member Kimberly Esmond Adams believes anytime is the right time to tell this type of American story. “This story talks about the role that a group of college women, who were still finding their way in the world, yet were intelligent enough to understand that the world was bigger than them and they could do something concrete to make it better for everyone.”