African American Actors Show Up Big in Fall TV Line Up
The big four broadcast networks—ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox—made their “upfront” presentations last week to announce their fall prime-time lineups, as well as 2016 midseason replacements, which usually begin airing between January and March.
Although Fox’s megahit Empire arrived a little late in the season to have a huge effect on the upcoming season’s new shows, the networks did get a clue and continued the trend, led by ABC last season, of “diversifying”—or, as Shonda Rhimes calls it, “normalizing”—TV. The networks are showcasing more shows with Asian and Latino stars. Ken Jeong, Jennifer Lopez and America Ferrera will appear in new series next season.
Ohio Gospel Music Course Inspires Members of the Community
Music, faith, and family are the key values of the Gospel Music Course at Columbus State Community College.
The class is coming up on its 10-year anniversary and is planning a reunion.
“We are a family,” Gospel Vocal Ensemble Director Emma Easton shared while sitting behind a grand piano at Columbus State. “My heart is here. I have a passion for Gospel music.”
She said it is a passion for spreading each key and every note to those who need to hear a message from above.
The church cannot be based on just one good aspect and ignore the rest. We cannot praise ourselves for having great outreach when we do not disciple the people we are bringing in….
Arizona Pastor Arrested in Cold Case Murder featured on “Cold Justice” TV Show
The Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, the U.S. Marshal led Arizona WANTED Violent Offender Task Force, and the Arizona Department of Public Safety announces the arrest of 46-year old James Ty Flanders for the 2011 Murder of Marie Carlson of Fort Walton Beach.
Flanders, former pastor of Calvary Chapel Emerald Coast at 407 Racetrack Road, was taken into custody at his home in Cochise Arizona by members of the Task Force and Department of Public Safety.
Scum Bag Missouri Man Tapes Himself Having Victims While HIV positive
UPDATE on May 21, 2015:
A St. Charles County, Mo., jury recommended six decades in prison for 23-year-old Michael L. Johnson, who was convicted of infecting one of his sexual partners with HIV, the Associated Press reports.
According to the report, the jury recommended a 30-year sentence for infecting one partner with the virus that causes AIDS. With Johnson’s other convictions—four counts of risking exposure of the virus to others—his prison term could add up to more than 60 years if the judge orders the sentences to be served consecutively. Johnson’s sentencing hearing is set for July 13, AP notes.
Can The Church Help Bruce Jenner?
The news is still hot about the news of Bruce Jenner transformation to a woman.What’s even more interesting is the recent publicity of his new show About Bruce which reveals an in-depth journey of the transfiguration. But while the world is rejoicing in this sickening mental disorder; others, like the Church are more spiritually concern for Jenner. What would the Church say about Bruce Jenner?
What Black person doesn’t like to sit and eat while watching his or her favorite Black movie? And guess what–It doesn’t phase us Black folks if the movie has been watched twenty times already–When it gets to this point, this typically means that it’s an ‘Black Classic Cinema’. Okay, so let’s cut the chase. What are the popular Black movies that should be in Black households…
10 Popular Movies That Should Be In Most Black Households:
2. The Color Purple
3. Coming To America
5. Boyz In The Hood
6. Soul Food
7. Love Jones…