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  • Child Gets Shocking Birthday Visit from Tuskegee Airmen (Video)

    May 29, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The Tuskegee Airmen’s heroic placement in the annals of American history was revived for a new generation when the movie “Red Tail” hit theatres this year. Some children had never heard of them before and now that they have the tale, they have new heroes. Four and a half year old Quinn Thorne, is a […]

  • Obama and White House Honors Unsung Heroes (Video)

    Feb 29, 12 by LaRita Shelby 1 Comment

    *During Black History Month, we pause to salute and reflect on the contributions African Americans have made to the rich fabric that makes up the United States. There are many untold stories that reveal the best of Americans who stepped up when duty called, broke color barriers, or quietly made their communities better one person […]

  • Video: Elijah Kelley Shows off Writing/Singing Skills on ‘Red Tails’ Theme Song

    Jan 28, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *Actor Elijah Kelley (pictured) is flexing his artistic abilities and recently shocked the film world with his role in “Red Tails.” But his responsibilities reached further than memorizing a script. Kelley actually penned the theme song, “Light Years.” “The song embodies the mood of the movie and what it stands for. I was able to […]

  • Ne-Yo Teased About his Hairline on ‘Red Tails’ Set

    Jan 13, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *R&B singer Ne-Yo says his cast members in the film “Red Tails” would not let up about his receding hairline. In fact, that’s how his co-stars passed the time at a pre-shoot boot camp. “We would just crack on each other,” Ne-Yo tells WENN. “During the boot camp there was no TV or cellphone, no […]

  • Tuskegee Airmen Scholarships Available; Rep Talks ‘Red Tails’

    Dec 13, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Looking for scholarship money for your high school senior? Consider the Tuskegee Airmen Scholarship Foundation, which grants scholarship awards to deserving young men and women of accredited high schools who carry a grade point average of at least 3.0. “We look for outstanding students with great GPAs that exemplify leadership and outstanding abilities just like […]

  • Mariah, Stevie, Angelou Among 2012 BET Honors Recipients

    Dec 12, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    Mariah Carey arrives at the Dorchester Hotel in London (Dec. 10, 2011) *In its fifth consecutive year, BET Networks presents BET Honors, a night celebrating the outstanding achievements of seven extraordinary legends in music, literature, entertainment, media, service and education. The 2012 honored recipients include renowned poet/author Maya Angelou (Literary Arts), internationally acclaimed musician Stevie Wonder (Musical Arts), […]