Monday, August 10, 2020

Palm Coast church planning anniversary

The First A.M.E. Church (First Church) in Palm Coast will celebrate its 25th anniversary during a Sept. 17 service at 4 p.m. The church...

West Volusia NAACP draws 500-plus to 29th banquet

PHOTOS BY CHARLES W. CHERRY II Deltona District 3 City Commissioner Maritza Avila-Vazquez, banquet speaker Hubert Grimes, Deltona City Manager Jane...

Allen Chapel A.M.E. member honored in Ohio

Tyrone Presley, a member of Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church in Daytona Beach, recently was recognized at the 35th Biennial Session of the Connectional Lay...

Pastor of Tampa church that held two large Sunday services arrested

BY TONY MARRERO TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS The pastor of a Tampa megachurch who held two services on Sunday for scores of worshippers was arrested Monday for...

Speakers at local programs make plea for unity, humility

The 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s death celebrated the nation’s greatest advocate of nonviolent liberation and humanitarian rights for all people. A...

The doors have always been open

Ormond Beach’s Historic New Bethel A.M.E. Church celebrates 133 years – and counting. DUANE C. FERNANDEZ...

Whiting breaks down African, Egyptian history during lecture at library

COURTESY OF LINDA EPPS AND LAWRENCE GREEN Another program by producers Linda Epps and Lawrence Green featured Monnik McLeod, Dr. Primrose...

THE RELIGION CORNER: Healthy Mind, Body & Spirit

Lyndia Grant COURTESY PHOTO Philippians 4:8 reminds us, “…Think on these things; things that are virtuous, of good report and praise worthy….” As I celebrate the first anniversary...

Remembering William Bowen Jr., White House butler

Inspired by director/co-producer Lee Daniel’s film, “The Butler,” starring Forest Whitaker as Cecil Gaines who served 34...

THE RELIGION CORNER: Healthy Mind, Body & Spirit

Lyndia Grant COURTESY PHOTO Philippians 4:8 reminds us, “…Think on these things; things that are virtuous, of good report and praise worthy….” As I celebrate the first anniversary...