Mecca Temple 43 gives away bikes at annual Shrine Day

By Journal Staff Writer Approximately, 30 children, scrambled to line up behind the particular bicycle they wanted, when instructed by a member of Mecca Temple...

The Byrds flock to family reunion and birthday celebration

BY JURRY TAALIB-DEEN Journal Staff Writer The Byrd family has a lot to be thankful for, according to family members. In the past, they’ve lost love...

Dr. Carnel Smith Football Camp building scholars, as well as athletes

BY JURRY TAALIB-DEEN Journal Staff Writer From June 19 through the 23, elementary, and junior high boys learned, from experience, the positions that make up football,...

Sara Taite Trail crowned Miss Debutante 2017

BY JURRY TAALIB-DEEN Journal Staff Writer “I was thinking, ‘Ok, I didn’t place, but I’m really happy for the other girls.’ Then I was hoping they’d...

Area seniors citizens honored for their volunteer service

Featured image: Left are, Arthur Taylor Jr., and his mom, Mattie Taylor, who was instrumental at getting six people nominated for the “Outstanding Senior Volunteer...