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Scary news in the Atlanta area, a truck is in flames on I-285. The truck appears to have blocked two right lanes and the shoulder. https://twitter.com/ajcwsbtraffic/status/1567532937255567362 Pedestrians on the scene found the driver of the truck at the top of the hill in disbelief and unharmed. There has not been any report on what made […]

According to Fox 5 Atlanta, the police are in pursuit of an active shooter. The Atlanta police department orders everyone in the surrounding areas of Colony Square in Midtown to stay inside. Video has surfaced on Twitter of police urrounding Colony Square in pursuit of the active shooter.  It has been reported three people have […]

There aren’t many life skills more important to a child than learning how to read. Here are 50 books every Black teen should read. The post 50 Books Every Black Teen Should Read appeared first on NewsOne.

Reciting daily affirmations can help women of color maintain a positive outlook when life throws unprecedented challenges. The post 10 Positive Affirmations Every Black Woman Should Recite Before Leaving The House appeared first on NewsOne.

‪I had a great time sharing Wisdom Nuggets with Joanne Feldman on FOX 5 Atlanta’s Good Day Atlanta Friday morning! I spoke with her about a quote from poet, author and activist, Dr. Maya Angelou. WATCH the Good Day Atlanta segment H E R E!   I had a great time checking in with @JoanneFOX5 on @FOX5Atlanta’s […]

JOIN RADIO ONE ATLANTA ON SATURDAY JULY 23 FROM 11AM TO 3PM AT GREENBRIAR MALL AS WE HOST THEY 19TH ANNUAL BACK TO SCHOOL BASH. THE FIRST 1,000 FAMILIES TO REGISTER BEGGINING AT 11AM WILL RECEIVE A FREE BOOKBAG FILLED WITH SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR K-12 GRADE STUDENTS TO INCLUDE  FREE HAIRCUTS FOR BOYS, FREE DENTAL […]

INDUCTEES ANNOUNCED FOR THE BLACK MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT WALK OF FAME JUNE 2022 INDUCTION The Black Music and Entertainment Walk of Fame announced the Inductees for its 2022 Black Music Month Ceremony – to be held on Saturday, June 18th in association with The Home Depot Backyard. The Black Music Month Induction will recognize and […]

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