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Legendary coaches Dye, Stallings coming to MPAC

These coaches won the hearts of millions, experienced thrilling victories, and painful defeats. Their legacy lives on, not just in their players, but with every fan that cheered alongside or against them. 278 more words

SEC News

SIAC Announces 2017 Football Preseason Honors

ATLANTA – Quarterback Johnathan McCrary of Clark Atlanta University was named the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Preseason Offensive Player of the Year along with linebacker Osband Thompson of Tuskegee University who was selected as the Preseason Defensive Player of the Year, announced Tuesday during media day at the College Football Hall of Fame. 704 more words

Black College Sports

HBCUs impacted by cuts to Upward Bound program

(WIAT) – Three historically black colleges in Alabama are losing funding from the Department of Education for the Upward Bound Program. Among those is Miles College in Fairfield. 218 more words

Local News

In Remembrance of Freddie Lee Tyson

Lillie Tyson-Head, Chairwoman of Voices for Our Fathers Legacy Foundation, is the daughter of Freddie “Fred” Tyson. He was born October 1, 1905, and passed away on March 24, 1988. 279 more words


Anatomy of THE Groove: "Love Will Find A Way" by Lionel Richie

Lionel Brockman Richie’s life journey has a lot of twist and turns. Growing up on the Tuskegee campus of the famous black college right in his home town, he dropped out of the university after his sophomore year. 389 more words


Pat Dye rekindles Auburn to SEC East issue

AUBURN – Former Auburn head coach and athletics director Pat Dye restarted what was perceived to be a lifeless conversation.

Dye wants Auburn in the Eastern Division of the Southeastern Conference and… 531 more words

SEC News

Cast Iron Leadership

For Christmas last year I received two PHENOMENAL gifts…a 3.2 qt cast iron combo cooker and a 5 quart cast iron dutch oven.  My wife will tell you I was just like a kid in a candy store when I received them!!! 1,005 more words