Apr 22

No Discussion of Investigation by Justice Department at the School to Prison Pipeline Forum

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    By: Tonya Jackson Part 1 of 2 For months, local community organizations have been meeting to discuss the school to prison pipeline. On Monday, April 18th, they met with the public for their fourth and final forum.  Led by Paula Montgomery, chair of the education committee of The League of Women Voters, Pensacola …

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Apr 22

Health & Wellness Fair at Zion Hope

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  By: Tonya Jackson April is Minority Health Month and according to acting assistant secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health, Sylvia Burwell,  “Racial and ethnic disparities in health and health care persist across many communities. Minority communities still continue to suffer higher rates of serious health conditions, …

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Apr 22

Breakthrough Gathering Explodes at New Dimensions Center

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  Sunday morning was not a usual Sunday morning at New Dimensions Christian Center.  This Sunday morning, breakthroughs were on the agenda of his Holy Spirit for all that attended. As New Dimensions Praise team offered up praise, the Holy Spirit entered in causing many hearts to soften for the word that was about to …

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Apr 22

Local Vietnam Veteran Honoree Pinned

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    March 29, 2016 — Pensacola native Vincent L. Smith III, receives a Vietnam Veterans Honoree Pin from Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter at a wreath-laying ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial –“The Wall.” U.S. Vietnam Veterans and their families were recognized for their service and sacrifices as part of the national Vietnam War …

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Apr 21

CORRECTION: On the Community Calendar

The entry for the ‘Shower the community with Education’ 20th Annual Community Baby Shower  – the correct date of the event is Saturday, May 7, 2016.

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Apr 18

LET’S MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND!!!

  Monday, April 18, 2016 – 5:30pm – ‘School to Prison Pipeline Discussion’ – J E Hall Center, Room 160. The panelists will be affiliated with the Escambia County School District. They will discuss the way school discipline is handled in each school and provide statistics on expulsion, suspension and graduation rates during the last …

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Apr 15

Daddy & Daughter Date Night

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    By: Tonya Jackson Kim Cox is on a mission to save our families, by “bridging the gap…one family at a time.” She and her non-profit organization, My Brothers and Sisters, host an annual Daddy Daughter Date Night. This past Saturday fathers, grandfathers and other significant male role models dressed in their best and …

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