SANTONIO HOLMES, right, and Roosevelt Nix, left, were among the many Steelers and other celebrities at Holmes’ Strikes Against Sickle Cell Bowlathon, Oct. 10 at AMF Noble Manor Lanes on the West End. Holmes’ son, T.J., was diagnosed with Sickle Cell disease at birth. Like us at https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Pittsburgh-Courier/143866755628836?ref=hl Follow @NewPghCourier on Twitter https://twitter.com/NewPghCourier
Discriminated against in life, they were forgotten by their community in death, buried in unmarked graves in the back of the Alta Vista Cemetery in Gainesville, Georgia. The final resting places of the 1,146 Black souls who once lived and worked there were anonymous. Though loved ones may have initially marked the spots with a […]
Teresa White, Aflac’s first Black woman president, is using her journey to inspire Black girls.
Atlanta Emerging Markets, Inc. (AEMI) officially closed on the first round of its new Civic Impact Loans program that will go to three Atlanta social entrepreneurs. The flexible, zero-percent interest rate loans will support honorCode, Marddy’s, and Gilliam’s Community Garden as they seek to expand their businesses and make a greater impact in the communities […]
The fierce contest between President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition candidate Raila Odinga since their discarded election in August found echo here in Atlanta between Nairobi’s ambassador to Washington and a prominent U.S.-based legal scholar. “I can categorically say here looking you straight in the eye that the Supreme Court robbed Uhuru Kenyatta of his win […]
Sudan’s strained relations with the U.S., decades long, have suddenly taken a turn for the better. In a move that caught some diplomats and human rights defenders by surprise, the U.S. State Department announced the lifting of some of its toughest economic and trade sanctions against Sudan. The initiative was reportedly hammered out in the […]
The Affordable Care Act is still U.S. law. On May 4, 2017, House Republicans passed a bill to repeal and…
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Last week, The Lincoln Motor Company joined RAGTRADE ATLANTA as presenting sponsor of 4th Annual RAGTRADE ATLANTA Fashion Week. This year marked the third consecutive year Lincoln joined RAGTRADE in celebrating and showcasing outstanding designers in the fashion industry for the runway show. Lincoln’s latest lineup of vehicles, including the all-new 2018 Lincoln Navigator and 2017 Lincoln Continental were on display amongst […]
It’s a question that puzzles lots of folks when those familiar symptoms hit: Is all that coughing and sneezing from a cold or hay fever? With so many similar symptoms, from sneezing to a runny nose, it’s easy to understand why many people find it hard to distinguish between the common cold and hayfever especially […]
Life can sometimes throw us a curve ball, but the will to overcome obstacles can be brought to the surface when we are faced with challenges. And when it comes to breast cancer– Black women face a big challenge. To begin with, studies have found that African-American women have a 40 percent higher mortality rate than […]
Jeremiah 22:1-3,4-5 “Walking Out on the Covenant of God” 22 1-3 God’s orders: “Go to the royal palace and deliver this Message. Say, ‘Listen to what God says, O King of Judah, you who sit on David’s throne—you and your officials and all the people who go in and out of these palace gates. This […]