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In Eulogy For The Honorable Rev. Clementa Pinckney BY BARACK OBAMA Giving all praise and honor to God. The Bible calls us to hope. To persevere, and have faith in things not seen. “They were still living by faith when they died,” Scripture tells us. “They did not receive the things promised; they only saw [...]
Honoring the legacy of Sam Smith, whose commitment to lifelong learning made an impact in West Las Vegas and beyond. BY DR. AL GOURRIER Having just recognized Father’s Day, it’s a wonderful time to honor a man who, for many years, was a father figure to many in West Las Vegas. His name was Sam [...]
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Saluting the 2015 graduates of the Clark County School System There are few more hopeful and inspiring sights than young people graduating from high school and moving forward to realize their dreams for the future. With images of some of these accomplished young men and women, we celebrate all of the 2015 graduates of the [...]
NON-PROFIT SPOTLIGHT Recognizing the forces behind Southern Nevada Housing Authority’s highly effective Family Self-Sufficiency Program. Las Vegas Black Image Magazine salutes Paula Tucker and Essie Williams, program coordinators for the Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority’s Family Self Sufficiency (FSS) Program. The program helps low-income Clark County residents achieve home ownership, learn principles of financial literacy [...]
Tributes pour in as Assemblyman Harvey Munford prepares to exit the Nevada Legislature. Las Vegas’ historic Westside community was recently the site of an emotional gathering at the home of Assemblyman Harvey Munford, who will exit the state legislature next year due to term limits. An overflow crowd packed the house, as everyone from legislators [...]
BY DR. ROBERT E. FOWLER So how do you avoid making a bad career choice? By asking questions of yourself that will help you avoid a temptations that lead to misery in the workplace. Because it feels good. Deep inside each of us is a longing to feel fulfilled and happy. And that temptation can [...]