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SHRINERS HOST DESERT OF FLORIDA GALA DAY CELEBRATION IN TAMPA MARY E. MAY PRAYERLINE MINISTRY PRESENTS SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDENT LEADERS OF GREEK-LETTER ORGANIZATIONS GATHER IN TAMPA FOR RETREAT GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER CENTER GRADUATION HELD
 
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SHRINERS HOST DESERT OF FLORIDA GALA DAY CELEBRATION IN TAMPA

SHRINERS HOST DESERT OF FLORIDA GALA DAY CELEBRATION IN TAMPA Harram Temple No. 23, Inc., Prince Hall Shriners and Harram Court No. 96, Daughters hosted the Desert Conference/Gala Day Celebration 2017 in Tampa, on May 24-28, 2017. The public program was held on May 26, 2017, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel. The theme was […]

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MARY E. MAY PRAYERLINE MINISTRY PRESENTS SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDENT

MARY E. MAY PRAYERLINE MINISTRY PRESENTS SCHOLARSHIP TO STUDENT The Mary E. May Intercessory Prayerline Ministry held its Scholarship Breakfast recently to present a scholarship and gifts to a deserving student. The breakfast was held in the Life Center of First Baptist Church of College Hill. The Scholarship Committee Chairperson, Joan Dawson and the Founder […]

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LEADERS OF GREEK-LETTER ORGANIZATIONS GATHER IN TAMPA FOR RETREAT

LEADERS OF GREEK-LETTER ORGANIZATIONS GATHER IN TAMPA FOR RETREAT The National Pan-Hellenic Council brought its Council of Presidents to Tampa June 1-3 for their annual retreat. In addition to planning for future events, the group of Presidents also had fun. This year the fun consisted of a cook-off of Cuban History. Tampa resident and National […]

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GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER CENTER GRADUATION HELD

GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER CENTER GRADUATION HELD The George Washington Carver Center, located at 2934 E. Hillsborough at 30th Street, held its Graduation Ceremony on May 18, 2017. Three students were listed as graduates: Quantaneisha Graham, Pedro Gonzales (not shown) and Barry Valentin. The Commencement speaker was Honorable Judge Nick Nazaretian, who was introduced by teacher […]

Church Votes To Oust Pastor Amid Allegations 

Church Votes To Oust Pastor Amid Allegations 

19 June 2017

  REV. DR. HENRY LYONS … Fired from New Salem M. B. Church BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor On Sunday, members of New Salem Missionary Baptist Church voted to fire their pastor. Rev. Dr. Henry Lyons had led the congregation since 2003. According to sources, on Sunday, the congregation voted Dr. Lyons out […]

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Democratic Candidates For Governor Faceoff At Forum

Democratic Candidates For Governor Faceoff At Forum

19 June 2017

  ANDREW GILLUM ..Mayor of Tallahassee GWEN GRAHAM …Former congresswoman and daughter of Bob Graham. CHRIS KING …Housing financier in Winter Park HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Florida faces many challenges, and Democratic candidate for Governor of Florida, Tallahassee Mayor, Andrew Gillum said he’s got a plan to attack them. That includes fixing the economic gap that […]

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Police Investigate Murder of Tampa Teenager 

Police Investigate Murder of Tampa Teenager 

19 June 2017

  ANTWAN TREMAINE JENRETTE, JR. 12/08/1998 — 6/17/2017 Family and friends of a teenager killed Friday evening in East Tampa held a candlelight vigil on Saturday. However, the vigil was interrupted after someone drove by in a vehicle and fired several shots. According to the Tampa Police Department, responded to the intersection of N. 36th […]

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Murder Suspect Arrested After Standoff With Police

Murder Suspect Arrested After Standoff With Police

19 June 2017

  METOSHA GODWIN 6/6/1967 — 6/17/2017 SOL WILLIAM HOKE … Being held without bond A 39-year-old man is being held without bond at the Hillsborough County Jail. He is being held in connection with a Tampa woman. According to the Tampa Police Department, officers responded to the Super Shop Gas Station, 3401 E. Lake Avenue, […]

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Convicted Felon Gets 15 Years For Having Gun

Convicted Felon Gets 15 Years For Having Gun

19 June 2017

  RONALD STEPHENSON A 44-year-old man was given a lengthy prison sentence for having a gun and ammunition. His past reflects several felony arrests, which prohibits him from having a gun. U. S. District Judge Mary Scriven sentenced Ronald Stephenson, of Palmetto, to 15 years in prison. He was elevated to the status of “Armed […]

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Clarence Barr's Reality On Ice-'Wild Bill Gets Away'

Clarence Barr’s Reality On Ice-‘Wild Bill Gets Away’

19 June 2017

Wild Bill Gets Away BY CLARENCE BARR, II     Thanks to a deadlocked jury, that led to a mistrial, iconic comedian Bill Cosby isn’t going to prison for rape anytime soon. I can only imagine that this outcome garnered a huge sigh of relief from the popular entertainer, his family and the fans who […]

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Donald Trump Demands Cuba Return Black Liberation Army Member, Joanne Chesimard aka Assata Shakur

Donald Trump Demands Cuba Return Black Liberation Army Member, Joanne Chesimard aka Assata Shakur

19 June 2017

  Donald Trump wants Joanne Chesimard aka Assata Shakur returned to U.S. to be imprisoned. Donald Trump is playing some serious politics at the expense of Joanne Chesimard, otherwise known as Assata Shakur, the late Tupac Shakur’s Godmother. On Friday, Tupac’s birthday, Trump demanded that Cuba return Chesimard to the U.S .so she can be […]

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Missing Sailors Found On Damage Ship

Missing Sailors Found On Damage Ship

19 June 2017

  The USS Fitzgerald was damaged after a collision with container ship. YOKOSUKA, Japan — Divers found the bodies of missing sailors Sunday aboard the stricken USS Fitzgerald a day after it collided with a container ship in the busy sea off Japan, the Navy said. Searchers gained access to the flooded spaces that were […]

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News Outlets File Suit Against FBI To Release Comey Comments

News Outlets File Suit Against FBI To Release Comey Comments

19 June 2017

Former FBI director, James Comey. CNN, NYT, USA Today are suing the  FBI over former FBI director, James Comey’s memos. The FBI rejected multiple FOIA requests, so now several newsrooms are suing in federal court seeking the release of James Comey’s memos about meetings with President Trump.

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Controversial Sheriff Decides Not To Take Homeland Security Job

Controversial Sheriff Decides Not To Take Homeland Security Job

19 June 2017

  Sheriff David Clarke, Jr. Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke, Jr., you know the black man that loves to chide Black people, won’t be taking the assistant secretary position at the Department of Homeland Security. “Late Friday, Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Jr. formally notified Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly that he […]

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President Trump’s Defiance Over ‘Obstruction Of Justice’ Cloud And Low Polls Revealing Cracks 

President Trump’s Defiance Over ‘Obstruction Of Justice’ Cloud And Low Polls Revealing Cracks 

19 June 2017

President Trump President Donald Trump has defied political norms ever since the start of his campaign two years ago. However his antics led to him becoming the nation’s 45th president. However, President Trump’s approval rating, always low by historical standards, has been sliding since he took office in January. Pres. Trump’s job performance wins approval […]

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CHARLE

CHARLE

19 June 2017

CHARLE This week’s Beauty Unlimited feature makes you feel good that it’s summer Charle is a young woman who is ready for the bright lights and all the perks that come with them. Charle never runs out of energy, and doesn’t mind being the object of attention, and we appreciate her for appearing as this […]

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Bucs Coach Dirk Koetter On Jameis Winston: He's Aiming To Be Elite

Bucs Coach Dirk Koetter On Jameis Winston: He’s Aiming To Be Elite

19 June 2017

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers wrapped up their three-day mandatory minicamp a little early Thursday, and one player wasn’t too happy about it — star quarterback Jameis Winston. Coach Dirk Koetter said that if place-kickers Nick Folk and Roberto Aguayo each made four in a row — which they did — the Bucs could call it […]

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Andre Ward Finishes Sergey Kovalev In Eighth Round, Retains Titles

Andre Ward Finishes Sergey Kovalev In Eighth Round, Retains Titles

19 June 2017

Whatever doubts there were after Andre Ward was handed a highly controversial unanimous decision and three light heavyweight world title belts following his November showdown against Sergey Kovalev, there were none remaining Saturday night. The pound-for-pound elite fighters met again in a rematch before a crowd of 10,592 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center, and […]

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Lennox Lewis: I Wouldn't Buy Floyd Mayweather Vs. Conor McGregor

Lennox Lewis: I Wouldn’t Buy Floyd Mayweather Vs. Conor McGregor

19 June 2017

Lennox Lewis has branded Floyd Mayweather’s comeback against MMA fighter Conor McGregor “ridiculous.” McGregor will make his professional boxing debut against Mayweather at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Aug. 26 in a fight predicted to make millions. But some boxing fans — including former undisputed world heavyweight champion Lewis — will not be […]

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Pacers Have Reportedly Discussed Paul George Trade With Cavs

Pacers Have Reportedly Discussed Paul George Trade With Cavs

19 June 2017

Paul George has reportedly informed the Indiana Pacers that he is not going to sign an extension with the team, and the trade talks surrounding the star forward are heating up as a result. Yes, they even involve the Cleveland Cavaliers. Sources told reporters that the Pacers have had early discussions with the Cavs about […]

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Bill Cosby Trial Ends In ‘Mistrial’; Prosecutor Says He Will Retry

Bill Cosby Trial Ends In ‘Mistrial’; Prosecutor Says He Will Retry

19 June 2017

Bill Cosby leaves the courthouse after the judge declared a mistrial on Saturday. Camille Cosby had harsh words for the judge, prosecutor and media. The high-profile case accusing Bill Cosby of aggravated indecent assault ended in a mistrial Saturday after a Pennsylvania jury was unable to come to a unanimous decision. The outcome leaves one […]

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RHOA Star Kenya Moore Shares Wedding Photos

RHOA Star Kenya Moore Shares Wedding Photos

19 June 2017

  Kenya Moore is married. “Real Housewives of Atlanta” star Kenya Moore is now married. And it’s not to her ex-boyfriend, Matt Jordan, featured on the last season of the hit reality TV show. The former Miss USA took to Instagram to share photos from her intimate, secret wedding and reception in St. Lucia last […]

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