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@kwellscomm PraiseIndy.com News & Sports Good day as Circle City Classic events continue, making for a busy weekend. More below… Indianapolis Metro Police detectives aren’t saying much about a double homicide on the city’s west side. IMPD officers found a man and a woman dead in a home on Thursday in the 3500 block of Soaring Eagle Court. Police say […]

Kelly Price has been slammed on social media for performing “As We Lay” over the weekend at the We Love Music Conference at Indiana Black Expo.  IBE has issued a statement on the matter explaining that Price’s performance was supposed to take place before the Gospel Explosion, and a scheduling mix up had occurred.  After […]

Indiana Black Expo and the Your Life Matters Initiative have joined the frey in calling for Indianapolis police to wear body cameras. This is in the wake of the latest police-action shooting in the city voicing support for the technology. In that incident, three Indianapolis Metro Police Department officers opened fire at 15-year-old Andre Green, killing him on […]

Expo weekend, many were enlightened to the effects of bullying and the power of education. Omari Hardwick, Stephen Bishop, Derek Luke and Jamal Smith from…

Expo weekend, many were enlightened to the effects of bullying and the power of education. Omari Hardwick, Stephen Bishop, Derek Luke and Jamal Smith from…

Gospel Artist Kenney Garmon came all the way from Gary, Indiana to bless the light audience with an interview and expo performance. Get to know him a little better and here a piece of his latest song “Make A Stand” in the video below! Diahann Carroll Appears at IBE Corporate Luncheon Today Amos Brown Leads […]

Some feel that the crime rate is rising and situations are getting out of control simply because there is not enough Law Enforcement active and on the streets doing anything about it. The panel answers the question “Does Indianapolis Need More Police Officers?”   Will Mentoring The Youth Do The Job? #YourLifeMattersIndy Amos Brown Leads […]

The age old topic that raises the ire as well as more questions is the “Stop Snitching” code that is in full effect mostly in black communities. Chino delivers very real and honest dialogue on not only the origin of this but, it also speaks to the upbringing of the children who are now the […]

One solution that gets tossed out a lot is mentoring. Some feel that mentors will solve all and have just as much as an effect if not more than actual parents. The panel tackles that and also asks the question, “Is Mentoring alone enough to solve a lot of the issues in present day Indianapolis?” […]

The violence in Indianapolis has seemingly reached an all time high and everyone wants to know, what do we do to curb it? An affected generation provides answers and solutions. Amos Brown compiled a very astute yet youthful panel to tackle the pressing issues in today’s Indianapolis.   IMPD Chief Rick Hite Speaks on Indy’s […]

  Don’t forget to nominate your Unsung Hero. TODAY is the Deadline.  Look for the ‘Unsung’ link here on praiseindy.com!!! Storm Deaths Suffered By Our Neighbor The Weather Channel says storms swept through eight states Sunday including here, in Indiana. The death toll in our neighboring state Illinois has now reached six. Disruption there also […]

How was this year’s 43rd Indiana Black Expo Summer Celebration? That’s what Afternoons with Amos asked in the 10th annual community evaluation of the long time major event.  Listeners were asked “What was good, What was not so good and what could be improved” for next year’s Black Expo.  Listeners were also asked if they […]