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Senator Steven Horsford: Making history

September 4, 2012 by  
Filed under Feature, Politics

In the long history of Nevada, there has been no shortage of African-American contributors to the development and success of the Silver State.Those determined to leave their mark in days past had to fight against forces like segregation. Their example helped prepare today’s history-makers for an entirely new set of challenges, and state Sen. Steven Horsford exemplifies the fearlessness bequeathed to the new generation.

Katherine Duncan: Mayoral candidate considered a fresh voice for the people

Whether at community celebrations, Ward 5 Chamber of Commerce meetings, church services, weddings or funerals, Katherine Duncan is one of the most familiar faces in Las Vegas’ black community. Her signature smile is often a first sight on these occasions, evoking an energetic spirit that is always focused on making progress in the community.