Tag Archives: recovery

  • From Prison to Pulpit

    Apr 27, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *The prison guards at the California Rehabilitation Center (CRC), a Level II correctional facility in Norco, Calif., rushed in when they saw a group of inmates submerging a man’s head in the communal sinks, thinking they were preventing a race-related murder, says worldcalifornia.com. “The guards come in wanting to know why the races are all […]

  • Maia Campbell Working Her Way Back Up After Big Drug Downfall (Video)

    Mar 7, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 5 Comments

    *Maia Campbell is coming back full force and ready to share her story. The troubled actress says in a recent interview with Get Noticed Media that her life, as we’ve witnessed,  has not been a fairytale, and she has dealt with some serious demons. While she’s getting ready to release her latest single, “Make Em […]

  • Ted Williams Speaks on Faith in Recovery Process

    Jan 10, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Ted Williams, also known as the Man with the Golden Voice, has kicked his crack and alcohol habits and now thanks God for his rehabilitation, says Black Christian News. Ted Williams was seen panhandling in Ohio a year ago and became famous when a video of him speaking went viral. Receiving millions of hits, the […]

  • Churches on Way to Recovery

    Apr 22, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *The recession was a double-barrel blow to American congregations: directly hurting their budgets while also stretching them thin due to increased needs for counseling, emergency housing and other social services. But the worst seems to be over, according to a report released today that found that one in 10 have begun to recover from the […]

  • March Unemployment Rate Dips to 8.8%

    Apr 1, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *There’s relatively good news on the jobs front. The U.S. economy created 216,000 jobs in March, the government reported Friday, continuing the recent rebound in hiring that has helped strengthen the recovery. The unemployment rate dropped a tenth of a point to 8.8%, the lowest since early 2009. The unemployment rate has now dropped a […]

  • Eminem Nixes Award Show Gig after Producers Wouldn’t Say if he Won

    Jan 19, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Eminem has reportedly refused to perform at the BRIT Awards after organizers refused to tell him if he’d won one of the two awards he is up for. The rapper was set to make a special appearance with Rihanna on their track “Love The Way You Lie” at the award ceremony next month, but has […]