The Struggle Continues… It’s gonna take a Woman By Sherry Cannon

The United States like most countries was built on a system of patriarchy. The definition of patriarchy is a social system in which men hold primary power and predominate in roles of political leadership. From 1776 when the US was founded until 1920, women did not have the right to vote. In 1923 an amendment … Continue reading The Struggle Continues… It’s gonna take a Woman By Sherry Cannon

Rachael Parker A View into a Servant’s Heart By Dr. Francesca A. Armmer

Our fast-paced world continues to “pick up speed” day by day. Within this life, it has become difficult to know our neighbors, co-workers, even our friends. And yet with upcoming decisions that must be made within our local, state, and national communities, it is important to know the persons who may impact not only our … Continue reading Rachael Parker A View into a Servant’s Heart By Dr. Francesca A. Armmer

Peoria Native Turns Pro Boxer By Chama St. Louis Community Organizer

Born and raised in Peoria Illinois, Anthony Holloway knew from an early age he wanted to be a boxer. He started training to fight when he was ten years old as a means to protect himself from being bullied.  Coach Rob Bell and Anthony HollowayPhotos from Kansas Combat Coalition In March of 2019 he joined … Continue reading Peoria Native Turns Pro Boxer By Chama St. Louis Community Organizer

When We Fight…We Win Peoria NAACP 57th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet November 16, 2019

The Peoria NAACP branch will be hosting its 57th annual Freedom Fund Banquet on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Paradice Hotel & Conference Center, in East Peoria. Social hour will begin at 5:30 pm and the Program at 6:00 pm. The theme for this year’s event is “When We fight… We Win.” The banquets … Continue reading When We Fight…We Win Peoria NAACP 57th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet November 16, 2019

TEACH ME THY WAYS OH LORD AND LEAD ME IN A PLAIN PATH By Rev. Charity Sephus

"GOD DISCIPLINES HIS CHILDREN TO TEACH THE PEACEABLE FRUIT OF RIGHTEOUSNESS" Hebrews chapter 12:11-15 (NIV) paraphrased Since we are surrounded by a myriad of witnesses, we need to discard hindering things and abstain from sin that easily entangles. Then let us run the race marked out for us,with perseverance and patience, keeping our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and … Continue reading TEACH ME THY WAYS OH LORD AND LEAD ME IN A PLAIN PATH By Rev. Charity Sephus

CALIFORNIA SENATE BILL 206 By Mark Hollis

California Governor, Gavin Newsom, signed into law a bill that will change the face of collegiate sports forever. Last month, he signed into law California Senate Bill 206 that becomes effective in 2023. This bill states that college athletes will be able to receive compensation from individuals and corporations interested in using their images. The … Continue reading CALIFORNIA SENATE BILL 206 By Mark Hollis

“PRO’JECT CHANGE” Making a difference throughout our community By Robin Carter

It saddens me as I sit back and reflect on our youth today; the problems they face and some of the things that are happening in the world right now. It saddens me to know that some of our children growing up to be young adults are still lacking a lot of much-needed knowledge and … Continue reading “PRO’JECT CHANGE” Making a difference throughout our community By Robin Carter