Saturday, August 19, 2017

POWERFUL MANATEE COUNTY COMMUNITY MEETING WITH CITY AND COUNTY LAW ENFOREMENTS

WHAT WILL BE THE OUTCOME?The meeting for “Our Lives Matter” at the Mt. Raymond Full Gospel Baptist Church located at 2410 4th Avenue E.,...

Eternity Temple/Washington Park CDC Holds Annual Banquet

Photo l-r: Rev. Lawrence Livingston, Lesa Livingston, Stephen Wicker, and Rev. McArthur Sellars. The Eternity Temple/ Washington Park Community Development Corporation recently held its Annual...

2nd Annual Greater Hurst Chapel Gourmet Gents Cook-Off

The Sons of Allen of Greater Hurt Chapel AME Church will once again sponsor its annual Gourmet Gents Cookoff, Saturday, August 20, 2016, 5–8...

Passing the Torch: Rev. Henry L. Porter, II becomes pastor of...

BY C.S. HOWARDPastor Porter addresses the congregation. Photo Credit: Thomas Sarasota Herald TribuneSarasota native Reverend Henry L. Porter, II became the new pastor of...

2016 Graduates of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church of Bradenton

From left to right: Calissia Angel Tashea Bell graduated from Palmetto High school. She will pursue a career in Criminal Justice and/ or TV...

One Church One Child of Florida comes to Palmetto

LaKay Fayson Recruitment CoordinatorOne Church One Child of Florida reaches out to local communities in efforts to help change the situation for Children in...

SARASOTA & MANATEE OBITUARIES

Lucille Irene Curry, 83, of Sarasota, died on May 17, 2016. Visitation will be held 6:00 -9:00 PM, Fri., May 27, 2016 at Jones...

Truvine Celebrates 98th Anniversary

Truvine Missionary Baptist Church will observe its 98th Anniversary on Sunday, May 22nd, “Celebrating, Commemorating and Anticipating the Faithfulness of Jesus Christ.” The anniversary service...

Sarasota Choirs Union 3rd Sunday Best Praisefest Celebration

It’s Spring time and time for the “Praises to go up, so that the Blessings can flow down. So, Sarasota, Manatee, Palmetto, Venice and...

SARASOTA & MANATEE OBITUARIES

Patricia Ann Fair, 66, of Bradenton, FL died on May 7, 2016. Visitation will be held from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Fri.,...

Past Issues

NEWTOWN’S NURSE GWEN ATKINS: A LIFETIME OF SERVICE, GONE BUT NOT...

Gwendolyn Atkins spent a lifetime binding bruises, checking blood pressures, teaching teenage mothers, immunizing children, setting up makeshift clinics, soothing seniors’ stress, encouraging and...