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It happened again. A lead that would perhaps be perceived as comfortable felt anything but on Monday night in Atlanta. When it comes to major sports, the state of Georgia has a well-documented, extensive history of heartbreak. Seeing the Braves dominate the regular season for a decade and a half, only winning one title, the…

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It’s almost a split-image scenario. Only a month and six days apart from each other, the Bulldogs from the University of Georgia are facing an SEC opponent from the state of Alabama at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in a championship game. Just like last month, UGA should come out on top with the victory. The University of Alabama breezed…

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The son of boxing legend Evander Holyfield found himself in trouble with law enforcement this week. Elijah Holyfield, a running back at the University of Georgia,  was arrested for misdemeanor charges of possession of drug-related objects and marijuana possession, less than 1 ounce and use of drug related objects. Holyfield was booked into the Athens-Clarke…

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UGA presents 2016 President’s Fulfilling the Dream Award As part of the 13th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Breakfast sponsored by the University of Georgia, the Athens-Clarke County Unified Government and the Clarke County School District, in Georgia, presented three awards to Athens and university community members for exemplary community service. The breakfast commemorates the…

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It was never Ralph Martin’s intent to pursue a career in the law profession for recognition and personal glory. The retired federal criminal defense attorney never dreamed of being honored this year by the State Bar of Georgia and the Center for Civil and Human Rights for his contributions to the Civil Rights Movement during…

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Once again the University of Georgia is faced with a scandal involving players and criminal activity. This time the crime is check fraud. Four UGA players were arrested for misdemeanor theft by deception for repeatedly cashing their stipend check. Tray Matthews, James DeLoach and Jonathan Taylor were depositing checks they received from the UGA Athletic Association…

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President Barack Hussein Obama was the keynote speaker at Morehouse College’s 129th commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 19 in Atlanta. The graduates, faculty, family and friends were all excited to share in such a momentous event. Although the weather was unforgiving, the rainfall was not going to stop the Morehouse graduates from listening intently to…

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  The Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Hawks, Children Healthcare of Atlanta’s Annual Children’s Christmas Parade, the SEC Championship Game, The 86th annual Spelman-Morehouse Christmas Carol Concert, Cirque Du Soleil TOTEM, Urban League’s 51st Annual Equal Opportunity Day Dinner, The Atlanta BeltLine Eastside 10K, and the Second Annual Holiday Hike at Stone Mountain. This weekend in Atlanta will be great for…

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In the current days of selfish acts, it is very rare, in particular in the world of sports, to see an organization take that extra step. That is exactly what the Texas Rangers did in the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft. Outfielder Johnathan Taylor of the University of Georgia, who broke his neck on March…

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Although reluctant, I decided to join a boot camp in my neighborhood in mid-February, and I must say that it’s an excellent blend of cardio and strength training. The level of difficulty is intense, but so are the results. As warmer weather approaches, look deep within and consider making a commitment to increase and maintain…

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Tip 1: Honey, Please (Allergies):  Having honey in your system from bees in your area can make you less susceptible to allergic reactions from pollen. Try 1 to 2 teaspoons in a daily cup of herbal tea, mix in with some Greek yogurt, or drizzle some on top of fresh fruit. Tip 2: Mean Greens…

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