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Darien Brown: Congenital Birth Defect No Hindrance for Tuskegee Pitcher

By Harold Michael Harvey

Like many red-blooded American boys, Darien Brown quickly developed a passion for the game of baseball. He not only enjoyed watching it but wanted to play the game. 4,724 more words

HBCU Baseball

Student Life/Spiritual Life

Today’s blog is about how college students balance being strong in faith and trying to have a fun and memorable college experience at the same time. 328 more words

Birmingham man dies after being struck by car in Macon County

MACON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Alabama State Troopers report a Birmingham man was killed Tuesday in a collision 10 miles east of Tuskegee.

Trooper Jess Thornton says 61-year-old Jerry Jessie was killed when he was hit by a 2003 Toyota Camry on Rogers Road in the Brownsville community. 30 more words


Hidden Spaces...

I don’t do a lot of movie reviews, however, I hope you’ll go see the blockbuster movie, Hidden Figures. One of the main characters is played by Alabama’s own Octavia Spencer. 993 more words

Alabama Lifestyle

Victorian Hotties of the Week: The Entire Professorial Staff of the Tuskegee Institute, Circa 1902

After our lengthy hiatus, we are long overdue for some Victorian hotties. I know I owe you all, like, 125 weeks worth of hotties, so this week I bring you not one, not two, but…well, several. 133 more words

Victorian Hotties

Booker T. Washington: Great American Educator by Eric Braun

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Booker T. Washington is another educational graphic novel for kids which I found at the library.  I’ll just keep ’em coming as I find them! 339 more words


Let's Go Nuts for George Washington Carver

It’s Friday and its February, and in the spirit of Black History Month, it’s a special edition of Cool Shirt Friday.

Today’s tribute is to Mr. 403 more words