Mattie Taylor receives surprise honor and celebrates her birthday

BY JURRY TAALIB-DEEN Journal Staff Writer Mattie Taylor, of Spencer Township, is known for helping senior citizens in areas such as healthcare, and proper eating. But,...

One-hundred fifty bikes given away at Sixth Annual Smithfest like Christmas...

BY JURRY TAALIB-DEEN Journal Staff Writer Saturday, June 17, was like Christmas in June for many area children. Besides receiving free bikes, and helmets, children that...

Three students receive college scholarships from Black Lives Matter at banquet

By Christopher T. Matthews Three college students were selected last Saturday, February 25, 2017, by the Black Lives Matter Organization held at the Frederick Douglass...

Third Baptist holds scholarship luncheon in memory of Gladys Herron

Submitted It is with great pleasure that the Third Baptist Church Women’s Ministry, and the Gladys Herron Scholarship Ministry celebrate the first annual Gladys Herron...

Marchers want a stop to police brutality and gang violence

BY JURRY TAALIB-DEEN Journal Staff Writer Approximately 200 people gathered in an empty lot, on the corner of Detroit and Central Ave on Sunday, July 10....