Common Core vs. State Standards: What’s the Difference?

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Education must be governed by standards to achieve the learning goals that all parents seek for their children,...

Calvary Baptist Church gives away 150 book bags

By Journal Staff Writer With less than a week away from the start of school, Calvary Baptist Church, 702 Collingwood Blvd, under the leadership of...

Books 4 Buddies presents first scholarship

BY JURRY TAALIB-DEEN Journal Staff Writer Books 4 Buddies is the non-profit that’s know for giving away free books to young men, and encouraging them to...

Annual Bulldog Luncheon serves up camraderie as the main course

BY JURRY TAALIB-DEEN Journal Staff Writer For four years, graduates of the Scott High School class of 1968 have held an annual luncheon. And like clockwork,...

Woodward Polar Bears hold reunion for Classes of 1960’s to 1990’s

Feature Image: Dennis, Chris and Anthony Byrd By Christopher T. Matthews Hundreds of Woodward High School Polar Bear alumni attended the third annual class reunion event on...