Friday, October 24, 2014

Page of Fame

October 15, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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It is with heartfelt gratitude that LAS VEGAS BLACK IMAGE MAGAZINE gives its deepest thanks to those whose names are found on this page. Their generosity and foresight keep this publication thriving, as Las Vegas’ only African-American owned magazine and a positive voice for the community. We celebrate you!

Best Defense

October 15, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Let Breast Cancer Awareness Month inspire you to take charge of your health. BY STEPHANIE KIRBY Breast cancer, to put it simply, just does not care. It does not care about your gender. It does not care about your race. It does not care about your age or the amount of money in your bank account. [...]

ABCs and 123s of our economic state

October 15, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Now that the Nevada economy is on the rebound, it’s sad to report that we are again standing on the outside — peering through the window for a glimpse at all the economic goodies on display. This is truly a sad situation to observe. Only a decade-and-a half-ago, there were a number of [...]

Page of Fame

September 26, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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It is with heartfelt gratitude that LAS VEGAS BLACK IMAGE MAGAZINE gives its deepest thanks to those whose names are found on this page. Their generosity and foresight keep this publication thriving, as Las Vegas’ only African-American owned magazine and a positive voice for the community. We celebrate you!

Music under her skin

A Las Vegas doctor pursues dreams of singing stardom. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Las Vegas is the world’s entertainment capital, with top-notch performers from all over the globe regularly converging on the city to entertain crowds of thousands. That sometimes obscures the fact that many talented local residents are embarking on their own journeys to stardom. [...]

‘Calling a new play’

September 26, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Now a Las Vegas faith leader, NFL legend Randall Cunningham reaches a milestone in his most personal and most meaningful calling yet. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD Las Vegas may be known around the world as Sin City, but it has a very vibrant faith community. For many, the glistening lights are the perfect backdrop for spiritual nourishment [...]

NAACP ACT-SO Awards

August 7, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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Las Vegas Black Image Magazine was proud to attend the recent National NAACP Convention and the Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) competitions held at the Mandalay Bay Hotel. There, African-American youth showcased their talents in musicianship, dance, art, science, technology and poetry and more.

‘Every student will be inspired to reach their zenith’

August 7, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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With Las Vegas students returning to the classroom this month, we asked teachers in our community a very important question: “What is your biggest hope for students in the new school year?” BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD As a fifth-grade teacher for nine years, I pray and hope all of my students remember to stay open and inspired [...]

Civil rights giant aids in Horford’s re-election bid

August 7, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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A giant of American history, Congressman John Lewis of Georgia, recently visited Las Vegas for a reception held at Rep. Steven Horsford’s reelection headquarters. Revered worldwide for his work in the civil rights movement alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Lewis was a speaker at the March on Washington and was among the peaceful demonstrators [...]

Page of Fame

August 6, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
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It is with heartfelt gratitude that LAS VEGAS BLACK IMAGE MAGAZINE gives its deepest thanks to those whose names are found on this page. Their generosity and foresight keep this publication thriving, as Las Vegas’ only African-American owned magazine and a positive voice for the community. We celebrate you!