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HONORING DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. ATTENDEES AT TOBA’S 40th DR. KING LEADERSHIP BREAKFAST CARTER G. WOODSON SCHOOL TALENT SHOWCASE ATTORNEY JOYNER RECOGNIZED FOR 50 YEARS OF SERVICE
 
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HONORING DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

HONORING DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.        A group of friends and neighbors came together recently to honor the life and legacy of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The group held their “Drum Major Gala” on Harbor Island. Among those who enjoyed the event were: Josephine Commles, Emery Vents, Hillary Ruster, […]

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ATTENDEES AT TOBA’S 40th DR. KING LEADERSHIP BREAKFAST

ATTENDEES AT TOBA’S 40th DR. KING LEADERSHIP BREAKFAST                     The Tampa Organization of Black Affairs (TOBA) hosted a capacity audience last Monday at the Downtown Hilton Hotel. The event was the 40thannual celebration of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Leadership Breakfast. The keynote speaker was Princeton University African American Studies Chair, Eddie S. […]

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CARTER G. WOODSON SCHOOL TALENT SHOWCASE

CARTER G. WOODSON SCHOOL TALENT SHOWCASE               The Dr. Carter G. Woodson School held its first Talent Showcase last month. The school debuted several additional teams that the students have now become a part of. After School Directors, Dr. P. Tucker-Johnson and Norma Pierce, coordinated with Band Directors, Mr. Jay Garrett, Ariel Bell and […]

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ATTORNEY JOYNER RECOGNIZED FOR 50 YEARS OF SERVICE

ATTORNEY JOYNER RECOGNIZED FOR 50 YEARS OF SERVICE                 On January 6, 2020, family, friends, and well-wishers gathered at TPepin Hospitality Centre to pay tribute to Attorney Arthenia Joyner. The tributes were to honor her 50 years of service. She has built a storied career, starting as a high schol student, followed by […]

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Tampa Student On Dean’s List At Duke University

KELYCE B. ALLEN   DURHAM, NC — Kelyce B. Allen was named to the dean’s list or the Dean’s List with distinction at Duke University for the fall 2019 semester. She is among 1,916 students who achieved the honor. Kelyce attended Tampa’s Trinity School for Children and Williams Middle Magnet School. She is the proud...

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Tampa Woman Explores Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)

MEGAN ATKISON   BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor               During the first year of life, infants face a variety of diseases that could result in their deaths. Most of these illnesses or diseases can be prevented if detected in time. However, one illness that results in the deaths of infants every year...

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Man Convicted Of 22 Felonies Indicted On Gun Charge

MICHLER GABRIEL               A federal grand jury has indicted a Tampa man on possession of a firearm charge as a convicted felon. If convicted he is facing a minimum mandatory sentence of 15 years in prison. According to the indictment, Michler Gabriel, 38, was found in possession of a gun and ammunition on September...

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Convicted Felon Gets 2 Years For Trying To Sell Gun

ZANE C. BRASSFIELD A 25-year-old Tampa man was sentenced to 2 years and 4 months in federal prison. He pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm on October 22, 2019. According to federal court documents, Zane C. Brassfield took a .50 caliber rifle to a gun store and attempted to sell...

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Bicyclist Facing Several Charges After Traffic Stop

ANTONIO SHEPPARD, JR.   A bicycle stop by police has landed a Tampa man in jail. He is being held without bond on several charges. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office, deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a bicycle Friday night. The deputies attempted to make the stop at the intersection on...

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Man Killed After Pointing Gun At Deputy

MARQUIS GOLDEN … killed DELVIN FORD … arrested               One man was killed, another arrested, and a deputy was all involved in a shooting late Thursday. The shooting took place in an alleyway in St. Petersburg. According to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office, an officer from the Clearwater Police Department attempted to make a...

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Clarence Barr’s Reality On Ice-‘Another Year, Another Virus’

Another Year, Another Virus BY CLARENCE BARR, II        I refuse to give in to the hysteria. They had me pretty concerned back in 2014 with the Ebola outbreak. Two years later, they had me afraid of being bitten by a mosquito because of Zika. Now here they go again attempting to freak me...

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LEXI

LEXI This week, Lexi is our Beauty Unlimited feature. She’s very passionate about modeling, and being in front of the camera is where she loves to be. This young lady wants to take advantage of every opportunity the world of glamour has to offer. Thanks to Lexi for appearing as this week’s Beauty Unlimited feature. ...

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