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Share your ideas for the community on the DeSoto County website

Did you know that the DeSoto County MS website has a section called Community Voice? This section on the website allows citizens to share ideas and feedback when it comes to infrastructure, economic development, housing, community ideas and quality of life improvements for the county. 22 more words

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#UMDMelanin: 15 Days. 16 Women. 15 Locations.

Guest Column by SYDNEY PARKER (taken from sydneyaparker.com)

One of the main reasons I am proud to be a student at the University of Maryland, College Park is because of the large Black student body. 772 more words

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WA diabetes advocate on the world stage.

From humble beginnings to WA Young Leader for Diabetes, this is Tammy’s story.

“I grew up on a sheep and grain farm with my parents and three older sisters in a small country town called Dumbleyung. 884 more words

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NAACP hosts 10th State of Black Leadership panel

By TOYIN AKINWANDE

The University of Maryland’s NAACP student chapter  brought local leaders to Hoff Theater on February 11 to discuss issues the African American student body is facing and consider possible solutions. 412 more words

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Cam “Crybaby” Newton? I don’t think so.

By ALEXIS OJEDA-BROWN

The Carolina Panthers were overwhelmed by the Denver Broncos during Super Bowl 50, losing 24-10. And while this super bowl was supposedly Peyton Manning’s last game of his career, the biggest topic of discussion seemed to be focused on Panther’s quarterback, Cam Newton—and no, it wasn’t about his signature Dab. 595 more words

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Formation: the new anthem of Black History Month and #BlackLivesMatter

By SIMRET AKLILU

“Unapologetically black” is perhaps the only phrase that could describe Beyoncé’s new hit single Formation. The video, which came out less than 24 hours on Tidal and YouTube before the singers much anticipated Super Bowl performance, was perhaps the most controversial because it addresses issues that have plagued the black community for decades. 668 more words

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As you now know we are working on opening a Creative Reuse Center in the wonderful heart of Olympia, Washington. It is our goal to provide our community with sustainable art & crafting supplies, waste diversion for the community and local businesses, and classes for all ages & abilities. 75 more words

2016 Goals