Muhammad Ali: A Champion is Born

It’s hard to believe “The Greatest” is gone. It’s even harder to believe the world will never again hear the lovably annoying words, “There's not a man alive who can whup me. I'm too...

Herb Kent, Radio Legend, Has Passed Away

Herb Rogers Kent, the Chicago radio icon whose voice spread across the airwaves since just after World War II, died within hours of his final broadcast on Saturday, October 22, 2016. He was 88...

Freddie Figgers: Four Patents and Going Strong!

Meet 26-year-old Freddie Figgers, who became "one of the youngest African-Americans to own and operate an independent, U.S.-based telecommunications company." This company is called Figgers Communications. Freddie was apparently a prodigy from a young...
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Norman Malone: Nothing Could Hold Him Down

It's true that we all face adversity and no one person's trials or pain is any less than anyone else's. In fact, if we put our minds to it, we could all probably win...
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Mack Rice of “Mustang Sally” Fame Dies

Back in 1933, little Bonny Rice—who would someday be known as Mack Rice, was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi. He would live to the ripe old age of 82, and in that time, he would...