Category : Black Local and National News

- 5 days ago

Joliet moves closer to choosing new water source

Joliet residents will soon learn how much more it will cost to have one of life’s necessities in their homes. Consultants recently updated the Joliet City Council on which options to pursue for its water source.

- 5 days ago

Joliet moves closer to choosing new water source

oliet residents will soon learn how much more it will cost to have one of life’s necessities in their homes.Consultants recently updated the Joliet City Council on which options to pursue for its water source. The city is considering whether to purch...

- 5 days ago

Thanksgiving shoppers expect scaled down celebration this year

To say this Thanksgiving holiday will be nothing like past celebrations is an understatement. Gone are the days of gathering with extended family and friends’ as the global pandemic has shown no signs of slowing down. Health experts and governors a...

- 5 days ago

Thanksgiving shoppers expect scaled down celebration this year

To say this Thanksgiving holiday will be nothing like past celebrations is an understatement.Gone are the days of gathering with extended family and friends’ as the global pandemic has shown no signs of slowing down. Health experts and governors acro...

- 5 days ago

Valerie Cobbs Passes Away

& Gifted vocalist Valerie Millicent Crouch Cobbs passed away November 12, 2020.Cobbs was born January 31,1957 in Nashville, Tennessee to Hubert and Josephine Crouch. Five years later Melanie (Vicki) Crouch followed suit. The two were “thick as th...

- 5 days ago

Quan Poole Joins Bone McAllester Norton

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Quan Poole has joined Bone McAllester Norton PLLC as its newest attorney. A seasoned litigator, he brings with him seven years of legal experience in land use, economic development and public health. At Bone McAllester Norton, Poo...

- 5 days ago

Dickinson resigns from Joliet City Council

The Joliet City Council is less one member after Councilman Don “Duck” Dickinson abruptly resigned. Joliet Mayor Bob O’Dekirk said Dickinson “tendered his resignation” on Monday. It is unclear why Dickinson resigned, although there were reports the l...

- 5 days ago

Giving thanks especially on this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to be grateful for all we have. To some it may be difficult to express when we have spent nearly the entire year dealing with a Coronavirus pandemic (Covid) and all the hardships that have come with it. Real gratitude, however...