Honey Pot is a black owned business just trying to make it in these streets! Recently, the company and its owner have received heavy backlash once their Black History Month commercial aired. Owner, Bea Dixon and Honey Pot have been attacked and called “racist” by white people after being featured in Targets’ Black History Month […]

Future History Makers

    Matt Barnes is the morning co-anchor of NBC4 Today, a position he took in January 2016. He joined the NBC4 staff in May 2010 as a sports anchor and reporter. Matt began his broadcasting career at NBC4 as an intern, working in the sports department in the summer of 2007, learning all the ins and […]

In celebration of Black History Month, DJ Mr. King and Cece will be dropping some rare, non-traditional Black History gems over the month of February. In today’s find, we celebrate Tice Davids. Tice Davids, a runaway slave from Kentucky, was the inspiration for the first usage of the term “Underground Railroad.” When he swam across […]

Black History Month

In celebration of Black History Month, DJ Mr. King and Cece will be dropping some rare, non-traditional Black History gems over the month of February. In today’s find, we celebrate Usain Bolt. In 2008, the Jamaican sprinter became the first man to ever set three world records in a single Olympic games. Bolt is the only […]

DJ Mr. King

The Walt Disney Company announced today on Twitter that Black Panther will be headed back to select theaters to celebrate Black History Month. “Today we are excited to announce #BlackPanther will return to the big screen to celebrate #BlackHistoryMonth from Feb 1-7 at participating AMC theaters. Tickets are free!”CEO and chairman of the Walt Disney […]

Black History Month

We kicked off Black History Month by hosting our first ‘Power of Protest’ Art Show along with Black Excellence and the King Arts Complex.  This year we featured several local artist how played on our theme with their artwork.  Artist featured were, James Drakeford @MrKingJD, Jasmine Baker @CreativeTherape, Alex Chisley, Kenny Williams @kvizhwl, Ashley Vance, Bryan […]

Without a doubt the 2016 Rio Olympics was a historic event for African-Americans. Over 28 million people on average witnessed the overload of #BlackGirlMagic daily and if that wasn’t enough, tens of millions streamed the games online, getting an even bigger dose of what black athletes were made of. Check out the individual accomplishments of the black […]

Jeff Johnson breaks down the system of racism in the United States.

Black History Month originated in 1926, founded by Carter G. Woodson and was created to celebrate achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

Black History Month originated in 1926, founded by Carter G. Woodson and was created to celebrate achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

Black History Month originated in 1926, founded by Carter G. Woodson and was created to celebrate achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

While Shonda Rhimes has put the world on notice that Black women can run successful TV franchises, women in television’s executive suite ranks have been few and far between with Black women fewer and farther between than anyone else. Channing Dungey’s appointment to the head of ABC Networks is one of the glass-ceiling breaking kind […]