Wednesday, August 5, 2020

HEALTHIER YOU: Preventing Teen Pregnancy

Preventing Teen Pregnancy

Standing up for the voiceless

May 15, 2017 by  
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How Ruby Duncan’s decades of activism helped transform life in Las Vegas. Sixty-five years ago, Ruby Duncan followed her aunt and uncle to Las Vegas from the backwoods of Tallulah, Louisiana. The decision wasn’t easy for the 18-year-old, who lost both of her parents by the age of 3: having once picked cotton in a […]

MOTHER, MOTHER, MOTHER

May 15, 2017 by  
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Las Vegas residents celebrate the women who gave them life. ‘WILLING TO LET THE WORLD KNOW’ My mother Irma Black is a retired government worker for the Internal Revenue Service. She is the proud mother of five, grandmother of 15 and great-grandmother of 12 children. What I love most about my mother is that she […]

‘Never stop reinventing’

QUESTIONS & ANSWERS | TYSON BECKFORD Tyson Beckford looks beyond modeling — and Las Vegas is playing a big part in the newest stage of his career. Tyson Beckford has been one of the most familiar faces in popular culture — and one of America’s hottest sex symbols — for more than 20 years. He […]