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The Toledo Blade
Another Toledo tie to Charlottesville: Statue's base made by local companyand received a number of major commissions nationwide. One of the most notewor
The Toledo Blade / Posted 13 hours ago
and received a number of major commissions nationwide. One of the most noteworthy was the fabrication of a monument to Booker T. Washington at Tuskegee University in Alabama. The monument, called “Lifting the Veil of Ignorance,” was dedicated... Read more
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Breitbart
Democrat Activists Urge National Push Against Confederate StatuesLee with John Marshall, the legendary chief justice and father of the American
Breitbart / Posted 14 hours ago
Lee with John Marshall, the legendary chief justice and father of the American rule of law, or Tuskegee Institute founder Booker T. Washington. If it needs a Civil War hero, why not George Henry Thomas? Alabama could select author Harper Lee or... Read more
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Variety
Octavia Spencer, LeBron James Team on TV Series About Entrepreneur Madam C.J. Walkerbuilt a beauty empire from the ground up, amassing wealth unprecedented among b
Variety / Posted yesterday
built a beauty empire from the ground up, amassing wealth unprecedented among black women. She counted W.E.B. Du Bois and Booker T. Washington among her friends. Zero Gravity Management’s Mark and Christine Holder optioned the book from Bundles... Read more
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International Business Times
WWE legend Ric Flair undergoes successful surgery after being put into medically induced coma and positive energy" as he was dealing with "some tough medical issues". WWE c
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
and positive energy" as he was dealing with "some tough medical issues". WWE commentators Michael Cole, Corey Graves and Booker T acknowledged Flair's condition and offered him their best wishes. Pro wrestlers Mick Foley and John Cena, former... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Rochelle Riley accepts award with remarks that bring down the houselet our figures become hidden, lost to a larger history that isn’t required to
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
let our figures become hidden, lost to a larger history that isn’t required to include the names of W. E. B. Du Bois or Booker T. Washington and Madame C.J. Walker. It’s on us. We must make sure that 100 years from now, the name Ida B. Wells is... Read more
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Reality TV World
WWE's Sasha Banks turns into a zombie and scares Raw Superstarsafter Banks surprised her. Other Superstars taken aback by Bank's zombie look
Reality TV World / Posted 2 days ago
after Banks surprised her. Other Superstars taken aback by Bank's zombie look included Enzo Amore, Alicia Fox, announcer Booker T and The Hardy Boyz. Savini, known as the "Godfather of Gore," created Jason for Friday the 13th and worked on other... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Merger brings new opportunities for Booker T. Washington as school beginsa new challenge as school gets back in session Monday. Earlier this year, a mer
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 days ago
a new challenge as school gets back in session Monday. Earlier this year, a merger was announced between Fair Park and Booker T. Washington High Schools. Fair Park students join Booker T. Washington students for the first time as one... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Merger brings new opportunities for Booker T. Washington as school beginsa new challenge as school gets back in session Monday. Earlier this year, a mer
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 2 days ago
a new challenge as school gets back in session Monday. Earlier this year, a merger was announced between Fair Park and Booker T. Washington High Schools. Fair Park students join Booker T. Washington students for the first time as one... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hopes high 1919 events make parks listbefore -- the Centennial Baptist Church -- was a beacon in the civil rights mov
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
before -- the Centennial Baptist Church -- was a beacon in the civil rights movement. The church hosted such leaders as Booker T. Washington, W.E.B. Du Bois and Richard H. Boyd. Morris was a trusted figure in the town's black and white... Read more
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NBC Miami
FL Suspends Callaway, Six Others for Opener vs. MichiganFlorida has suspended troubled receiver Antonio Callaway (Booker T. Washington
NBC Miami / Posted 2 days ago
Florida has suspended troubled receiver Antonio Callaway (Booker T. Washington High) and six other players for the team's season opener against Michigan. Defensive end Keivonnis Davis (Miami Central High), defensive lineman Richerd Desir-Jones (St.... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
40 arrested in Operation "Golden Horseshoe" in Sussexfollowing locations: 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mi
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
following locations: 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mill Park Drive, Bridgeville 20000 block of Booker T. Washington Street, Bridgeville 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mill Park Drive, Bridgeville... Read more
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Dover Post
Police arrest 40 in Operation "Golden Horseshoe" in Sussexfollowing locations: 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mi
Dover Post / Posted 3 days ago
following locations: 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mill Park Drive, Bridgeville 20000 block of Booker T. Washington Street, Bridgeville 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mill Park Drive, Bridgeville... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Police arrest 40 in Operation "Golden Horseshoe" in Sussexfollowing locations: 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mi
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 3 days ago
following locations: 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mill Park Drive, Bridgeville 20000 block of Booker T. Washington Street, Bridgeville 11000 block of Evans Drive, Bridgeville 21000 block of Mill Park Drive, Bridgeville... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hopes high 1919 events make parks listbefore -- the Centennial Baptist Church -- was a beacon in the civil rights mov
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
before -- the Centennial Baptist Church -- was a beacon in the civil rights movement. The church hosted such leaders as Booker T. Washington, W.E.B. Du Bois and Richard H. Boyd. Morris was a trusted figure in the town's black and white... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
All covered upone of the most famous covers of all. R-E-S-P-E-C-T "Respect" was written by
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
one of the most famous covers of all. R-E-S-P-E-C-T "Respect" was written by soul singer Otis Redding in 1965. With Booker T. and the M.G.'s behind him, Redding recorded it at Stax Studios in Memphis for the Otis Blue: Otis Sings Soul album.... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
A glimpse into the life of Memphis musician Donald ‘Duck’ Dunnthe beat to many of your favorite songs and influenced thousands of other bass
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
the beat to many of your favorite songs and influenced thousands of other bass players while playing alongside talents like Booker T. and the MG's, the Blues Brothers, Otis Redding and even Elvis Presley. Dunn's family stopped by Live at 9 to talk... Read more
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give me sport
SummerSlam 2002 had an insane match card - so many legends wrestledvs. Rey Mysterio, Ric Flair vs. Chris Jericho, Edge vs. Eddie Guerrero and The
give me sport / Posted 6 days ago
vs. Rey Mysterio, Ric Flair vs. Chris Jericho, Edge vs. Eddie Guerrero and The Un-Americans (Lance Storm and Christian) vs. Booker T and Goldust for the WWE Tag Team Titles. This year’s SummerSlam will have a hard time beating the 2002 event. What... Read more
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MLive.com
New principal named for Grand Rapids high-achieving IB schoolas a math teacher at KIPP Atlanta Collegiate High School for the 2014-15 school
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
as a math teacher at KIPP Atlanta Collegiate High School for the 2014-15 school year. He also taught math at Atlanta's Booker T. Washington and D.M Therrell high schools from 2011 to 2014. He earned a bachelor's degree in education from... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Rich Bocchini turned love of wrestling into career as broadcasterbe a referee in Houston’s local NWA promotion, but eventually found his niche a
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
be a referee in Houston’s local NWA promotion, but eventually found his niche as a ring announcer there before moving on to Booker T’s Reality of Wrestling promotion in the early 2010s. “I learned so much from working for the NWA and then even more... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
CACC-Brewton volleyball shape up for seasonParker. “(Mann) and (Parker) have really shown they can play at the college le
The Brewton Standard / Posted 7 days ago
Parker. “(Mann) and (Parker) have really shown they can play at the college level,” Dickey said. Way, a freshman out of Booker T. Washington High School in Pensacola, Fla, is a middle blocker with height and upside at the net. “We were one of... Read more
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The Troy Messenger
On the gridiron: Charles Henderson returns to practicebut we have so many big ones,” McCoy said. “UMS and Stanhope in non-region and
The Troy Messenger / Posted 7 days ago
but we have so many big ones,” McCoy said. “UMS and Stanhope in non-region and you’re talking about Carroll, Eufaula and Booker T. Washington in region play. We have a lot of good competition to face and we are going to treat every week the same... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Festival fever risesat the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Bo
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 7 days ago
at the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne, McGoldrick, McCusker &Doyle and Booker T wrapping up the evening with “A Stax Revue and a Journey Through Soul, Blues and R&B.” The CBC Blues Stage is the... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Festival fever risesat the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Bo
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 7 days ago
at the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne, McGoldrick, McCusker &Doyle and Booker T wrapping up the evening with “A Stax Revue and a Journey Through Soul, Blues and R&B.” The CBC Blues Stage is the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
GFW's Bobby Lashley has come a long way since days with TrumpWhen I started, I just put my nose to the grindstone, had great trainers and op
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
When I started, I just put my nose to the grindstone, had great trainers and opponents like Fit Finlay, Arn Anderson, Booker T, Umaga and Bob Holly, and good things started to happen.” Lashley, 41, is one of those people who isn’t happy... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Festival fever risesat the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Bo
Revelstoke Review / Posted 7 days ago
at the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne, McGoldrick, McCusker &Doyle and Booker T wrapping up the evening with “A Stax Revue and a Journey Through Soul, Blues and R&B.” The CBC Blues Stage is the... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Festival fever risesat the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Bo
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 7 days ago
at the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne, McGoldrick, McCusker &Doyle and Booker T wrapping up the evening with “A Stax Revue and a Journey Through Soul, Blues and R&B.” The CBC Blues Stage is the... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Festival fever risesat the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Bo
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 7 days ago
at the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne, McGoldrick, McCusker &Doyle and Booker T wrapping up the evening with “A Stax Revue and a Journey Through Soul, Blues and R&B.” The CBC Blues Stage is the... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Festival fever risesat the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Bo
Penticton Western News / Posted 7 days ago
at the Main Stage. Catch Talking Dreads, the Claire Lynch Band, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne, McGoldrick, McCusker &Doyle and Booker T wrapping up the evening with “A Stax Revue and a Journey Through Soul, Blues and R&B.” The CBC Blues Stage is the... Read more
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KERA North Texas
How The 'Battling' Kellogg Brothers Revolutionized American BreakfastCreek, and one was at the San Francisco World's Fair of 1915, where hundreds of
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
Creek, and one was at the San Francisco World's Fair of 1915, where hundreds of stars in the eugenic firmament - even Booker T. Washington came (laughter) - to lecture and have symposia on eugenics and euthenics. So it was a negative aspect of... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
What’s left of Booker T. Washington High School has been taken off National Register of Historic Places 7th August 2017 · 0 Comments Booker T. Washington High School, the first hig
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 9 days ago
7th August 2017 · 0 Comments Booker T. Washington High School, the first high school built for Black students in New Orleans, was added to the... Read more
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Billboard
Lorde, Seymour Stein Among Judges for International Songwriting ContestTom Waits; Ziggy Marley; American Authors; Nancy Wilson (Heart); Don Omar; Mart
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
Tom Waits; Ziggy Marley; American Authors; Nancy Wilson (Heart); Don Omar; Martie Maguire (Dixie Chicks, Courtyard Hounds); Booker T. Jones; The Mavericks; Sara Evans; Bastille; Keane; Hardwell; Danilo Perez; Martin Russell and James McNally (Afro... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton’s sixth annual unity fellowship event draws a crowdcrowd, according to organizers as residents from around Hamilton turned out to
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 10 days ago
crowd, according to organizers as residents from around Hamilton turned out to enjoy fellowship, food and music at the Booker T. Washington Center. One of the event organizers Alonzo Wells said the large turnout showed that the city can find... Read more
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Daily Press
Adult Soap Box Derbydowntown Hampton August 5, 2017. A dozen teams competed in two categories: spee
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
downtown Hampton August 5, 2017. A dozen teams competed in two categories: speed and art while being timed racing down the Booker T. Washington Bridge. Dave Lee with Hatton Cross Steampunk, waits to race down Settlers Landing Road while competing... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Anti-heroin rally, Unity Picnic among Saturday events in Hamiltonsixth annual city-wide faith based alliance unity fellowship gathering will be
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
sixth annual city-wide faith based alliance unity fellowship gathering will be held from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Booker T. Washington Center, 1140 S. Front St. One of the event organizers Alonzo Wells said the event has served as an... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Anti-heroin rally, Unity Picnic among Saturday events in Hamiltonsixth annual city-wide faith based alliance unity fellowship gathering will be
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
sixth annual city-wide faith based alliance unity fellowship gathering will be held from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. at the Booker T. Washington Center, 1140 S. Front St. One of the event organizers Alonzo Wells said the event has served as an... Read more
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Daily Press
Top 10 | Beer celebrations, barbecue competitions and band performancesIn Ticket. Hampton Adult Soap Box Derby Hampton presents the first Adult Soap
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
In Ticket. Hampton Adult Soap Box Derby Hampton presents the first Adult Soap Box Derby from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at Booker T. Washington Bridge and Settler’s Landing Road. The public can watch the races and look at the car designs (entry is... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
A.G. Gaston found a need and filled itother companies, including a construction company and a bottling company. He al
The Birmingham Times / Posted 13 days ago
other companies, including a construction company and a bottling company. He also opened his own business school—the Booker T. Washington Business School—and other enterprises: the Smith and Gaston Funeral Home; Citizens Federal Savings and... Read more
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Daily Press
Soap Box Derby coming to Hamptonto organize Saturday’s Adult Soap Box Derby. The first-ever event will have te
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
to organize Saturday’s Adult Soap Box Derby. The first-ever event will have teams racing in gravity-powered cars down the Booker T. Washington Bridge on Settlers Landing Road for a quarter of a mile before ending at the intersection of Wine and... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Booker T. Grad Zane Unger's Inspiring Journey to Juilliardschool Juilliard in New York City for a dance camp, he knew he wanted to apply
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
school Juilliard in New York City for a dance camp, he knew he wanted to apply to go to school there after graduating from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Dallas. But he knew getting into Juilliard wasn’t... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, RACHEL WILKINS, Youngstown, Ohioat Southern Regional Medical Center in Riverside, Ga. Ms. Wilkins was born Feb
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 14 days ago
at Southern Regional Medical Center in Riverside, Ga. Ms. Wilkins was born Feb. 13, 1970, in Youngstown, a daughter of Booker T. Robbins Jr. and Hattie W. Wilkins. She was a member of the church, attended Everest College, was a machine... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FAU brings practice to Liberty City's Hadley Park — and Luther CampbellOcie Rose met former Miami rapper Luther Campbell, they were on a football fiel
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Ocie Rose met former Miami rapper Luther Campbell, they were on a football field. Rose was a high schooler playing for Booker T. Washington. Campbell, a hip-hop star in late ’80s and early ’90s with 2 Live Crew, was a football coach at Miami... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Historically black beach enclaves are fighting to save their history and identityfor affluent black Washingtonians seeking refuge from segregation and drew many
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
for affluent black Washingtonians seeking refuge from segregation and drew many black intellectuals including Paul Robeson, Booker T. Washington and Langston Hughes. Her grandfather, teacher and author Arthur P. Davis, purchased the land in the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
'Big Rose' Football Camp at BTW High School draws large crowdout the time to mentor and coach kids in Shreveport on Saturday. The Roosevelt
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 17 days ago
out the time to mentor and coach kids in Shreveport on Saturday. The Roosevelt Collins Football camp was held today at Booker T. Washington. The Lions' Den was packed with young athletes itching for action and the old pros gave them everything... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Hamilton teens honored for completing summer mentoring programto be leaders and have a positive impact in the city.” The Pastor Shaq Job/Men
Dayton Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
to be leaders and have a positive impact in the city.” The Pastor Shaq Job/Mentoring Youth Program was held at the Booker T. Washington Community Center and engaged youth in a variety of activities aimed at personal development. In addition... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Hamilton teens honored for completing summer mentoring programto be leaders and have a positive impact in the city.” The Pastor Shaq Job/Men
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 18 days ago
to be leaders and have a positive impact in the city.” The Pastor Shaq Job/Mentoring Youth Program was held at the Booker T. Washington Community Center and engaged youth in a variety of activities aimed at personal development. In addition... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Former NFL players host football camp for high school mergerPlayers will be in Shreveport Saturday to host a football camp that will also h
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
Players will be in Shreveport Saturday to host a football camp that will also help ease the merger between Fair Park and Booker T. Washington High School. Roosevelt Collins is a former Dallas Cowboy who graduated from Booker T.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Melissa Etheridge brings ‘great big soup of music’ to State FairAnn Peebles and Rufus Thomas on their albums. Guitarist Michael Toles was a mem
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
Ann Peebles and Rufus Thomas on their albums. Guitarist Michael Toles was a member of the Bar-Kays, which along with Booker T. & The MGs, served as backing bands for Stax Records, the other legendary Memphis label that was home to such... Read more
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Daily Press
'Ragtime' to run through August at Peninsula Community Theatreand Little Boy. Interwoven between these three seemingly disparate stories is a
Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
and Little Boy. Interwoven between these three seemingly disparate stories is a cast of historical figures, including Booker T. Washington, Henry Ford, Harry Houdini and Emma Goldman. Nearly 40 members will be involved in the performance,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Liberia's Greatest Peril to Stability - Youth Illiteracyself-worth in ways that enhance their psychosocial well-being ( childrenandarme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
self-worth in ways that enhance their psychosocial well-being ( childrenandarmedconflict.un.org). Institutions like the Booker T. Washington Institute and other vocational intuitions of learning should be economically empowered, to provide the... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Birmingham High School Coaches Teach Athletes How To Treat Women, In Addition To How To Play Sportsbecause we know that many young men look up to their coaches.” Coaches from Wo
The Birmingham Times / Posted 20 days ago
because we know that many young men look up to their coaches.” Coaches from Woodlawn, Huffman and Carver High Schools, and Booker T. Washington K-8 were in attendance. The goal is to address issues like domestic violence, sexual assault and... Read more
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