The Indianapolis community continues to react to the senseless murder of 13 year old Jarrell Tucker who was slain Monday evening in the 100 block of North Denny on Indianapolis’ east side.  Tucker somehow was involved in a confrontation with several in his neighborhood.  A convicted felon, Glenn Ervin Beard is wanted by Indianapolis Metropolitan […]

BREAKING NEWS, UPDATED WITH NEW AUDIO: Darnell “Dynasty” Young, the Arsenal Tech High School students who was expelled last May for bringing an electronic stun gun to school, his mother gave him, to confront students bullying him because he was gay has received from a letter from the Indianapolis Public Schools offering to reinstate him […]

Olympian Amber Campbell will compete in the hammer throw at 5am Wednesday August 8, 2012 in the semi-finals.  Let’s touch and agree for victory to see her to the finals this Friday August 10th! http://www.ambercampbellthrows.com Go #teamcampbell!!!

Wow people can be so cruel… we have all been guilty of not realizing that words hurt… and I think this time it possibly cost our sweet 16 year old gold medalist more gold… according to an article shared in the grio… Gabby Douglass did not do well in her final competitions.  Click here to […]

”[After Michael’s death in 2009, Diana would phone the kids to see] if they needed advice or anything else,” said the source. “But last week, she wanted to meet with the children in person to make sure she heard all the right things. Things you can’t easily detect on the telephone, like body language.” Diana, […]

NBC slipped up again when the network aired a poorly placed ad of a monkey on gymnastics rings, right after Gabrielle Douglas’s win. The young athlete has been the topic of conversation around American dinner tables, and has become the front running inspiration for many black young women. Bob Costas also took up the charge […]

One of this summer’s most anticipated movies is without a doubt “SPARKLE”. When the movie open August 17th, fans of comedian Mike Epps are in for a big surprise, especially if they never saw the original Sparkle movie. Mike Epps character is named “Satin”, but his behavoir some would say he should have been called satan… I’m […]

Pioneering sculptor Isaac Scott Hathaway (pictured) was chosen as the first African American to design a U.S. Mint coin on this day 66 years ago.…

Governor Mitch Daniels today appointed Rudolph “Rudy” Reginald Pyle III, a Judge in the Madison County Circuit Court to be a Judge on Indiana’s Court of Appeals, Fourth District.  Judge Pyle succeeded Judge Carr Darden who retired from the Appeals Court last month. “I can’t tell you what a pleasure it is to introduce Indiana’s […]

Gabby Douglas won gold in the gymnastics All-Around competition Thursday around 1 pm. Less than 24 hours after her thrilling victory … the 16-year-old is on the cover of Corn Flakes. You’ll be seeing a lot of Douglas in the next year. What a great feeling! read more click here

Tina Campbell gave birth to a healthy baby boy Santana on Saturday Aug 4th. Here is a statement from mommy and daddy: Hello All From Tina & Teddy: Wth the biggest grin plastered across his face, my husband and proud dad, Teddy, held my hand, as I cried tears of joy when my doctor handed […]