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July 17, 2017

Nearly one dozen volunteers gathered in the Louisiana heat to save an 87-year-old Gretna man's home, after it was cited and sanctioned for a possible lien by the Jefferson Parish government.

Robert Milton received notice that he needed to fix his house's damaged gutter...

June 19, 2017

Today, the Father Daughter Talk movement wrapped up its Queenology Conference in Houston, Texas, after a week of empowerment speeches and motivational sessions focused on uplifting women, with Empowerment Teacher R.C. Blakes, Jr.

R.C.'s brother, Bishop Samuel R. Blakes,...

June 3, 2017

Eisenhower Academy of Global Studies got a slight touch-up recently with the help of volunteers from a local paint store. They rolled up their sleeves to spend the morning repainting parts of the school's playground, basketball court, restrooms, and hallway posts. 

The...

May 26, 2017

A little over a year ago, Avondale 14-year-old Daniel Smith began looking for a part-time job so he could begin making and saving his own money.  He could have starting babysitting or mowing lawns, but Smith went in a different direction.

His mother Tamika saw this as a...

May 17, 2017

Genuine emotions about social justice in America came from young voices recently on the West Bank. The youngsters at Martin Behrman Charter Academy of Creative Arts and Sciences participated at their third "Poetry on the Avenue" community event, which brought hundreds...

May 2, 2017

At the age of 17, when Tamara Warner decided to become a teacher, she never imagined it would afford her the success she's achieved in the last 15 years in education. And she definitely didn't think it would lead to her being named a semi-finalist for the Louisiana Dep...

April 25, 2017

Spectators from around the state and region traveled to Plaquemines Parish last weekend to witness the Blue Angels 2017 New Orleans Air Show. The United States Navy's flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, performed three days; giving the Naval Air Station Joi...

January 18, 2017

              The first half of the 2016-year was great for my company, BAMM Communications, and me.  But then, mid-year, everything came to a halt:  I abruptly lost two of my largest contracts; soon afterward, I’d learned that some of the...

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