Junior Kenny Mitchell made 7 of 11 shots from the field, scoring 15 points and leading the Trojans to their first victory of the season, defeating Glenville State, 58-57, in overtime on Saturday, Nov. 26 in Ettrick, VA.
In a great defensive battle for both teams, the Trojans were able to pull out a win in [...]
Photos by Hal Tyler
by Camisha Jones
9 minutes and 30 seconds. That’s how often people in America are being infected by HIV.
It’s not just a statistic. These numbers are about people. People like gospel artist James Cleveland, dance legend Alvin Ailey, rapper Easy-E and Los Angeles Dodgers slugger Glenn Burke. These are just four of over [...]
Celebrating its sixteenth season, the Richmond Boys Choir (RBC), Richmond’s Ambassadors of Song, announces their performance schedule for the 2011-2012 holiday season. They will open their public events schedule singing holiday classics on Saturday, December 3 at 7:00 p.m. at Charles City High School located at 10039 Courthouse Road in Charles City. Their appearance is [...]
By Derek Turner
In an honor bestowed on only a handful of individuals, the United States Navy selected NAACP civil and voting rights icon Medgar Evers as the namesake of their newest ship. Christened in San Diego, California on November 12 by his widow Myrlie Evers-Williams, the USNS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13) will serve as a [...]
Thousands of American adults are at risk of losing their vision as a result of complications from diabetes
Diabetes affects nearly 26 million people in the United States. In addition, another 79 million people are estimated to have pre-diabetes, a condition that puts people at increased risk for diabetes. All people with diabetes, both type 1 [...]