Wednesday, April 1, 2015

On the field of play

A local sports legend nudges local youth toward success. BY KIMBERLY BAILEY-TUREAUD If there’s one thing that Henry Thorns does not lack, it’s self-confidence. Allow him tell you — in a trademark self-reference delivered, naturally, in the thirdperson: “Pound for Pound there is no one who was a better all-around athlete than Henry ‘Hen-Hen’ D. Thorns,” [...]

MONEY MATTERS: Make Yourself Healthy, Wealthy and Wise

BY CAROL MAYORGA A new year and a new you! Common resolutions to exercise and lose weight might come to mind first, but your health and wealth go hand in hand — now and when you retire. To make sure you are doing everything you can today to plan for a better tomorrow, consider these tips [...]

Have you heard? Did you know?

BY LOUIE OVERSTREET Have you heard that Morse Arberry — the former Nevada legislator who served many years as chair of the Assembly’s powerful Ways and Means Committee — is actively considering running for the congressional seat that was held by Steven Horsford? Former Congressman Horsford basically lost the seat due overconfidence, which resulted in his [...]

Journey of a lifetime

February 17, 2015 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Conversation

Journey of a lifetime

Climbing the capital hill

Climbing the capital hill

Joy is a Journey

Be yourself

‘It was a natural transition’

‘It was a natural transition’

Be yourself

Be yourself

‘Find your passion’

‘Find your passion’

In education, keeping an eye on equal opportunity

November 18, 2014 by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine  
Filed under Conversation

On the occasion of two key civil rights anniversaries, the chair of the Clark County Black Caucus shares her perspective on the challenges faced by African-Americans in Nevada. BY YVETTE WILLIAMS As we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, it is a good [...]