McLeod Nurse

McLeod Nurse Receives February DAISY Award

(Florence, SC, March 16, 2020) – Brooke Holloman, a staff nurse on the Surgery II floor, was recently named the February DAISY Award Recipient...

Sen. Marlon Kimpson Continues To Fight For Black Businesses During Pandemic

By Stacy M. Brown Sen. Marlon Kimpson has represented the 42nd District in South Carolina since 2013. Like so many others, he has never seen anything...

Buttigieg’s Blunder; SC Black Publishers say, “Douglass Plan Highlights the Audacity of White Privilege”

In a scathing yet poignant email all of South Carolina black weekly publishers declined to attend Buttigieg’s invitation to his black media roundtable. Apparently,...

The 2019 Women’s Leadership Conference and Celebration of Inspiring Women At CCU

Carrie Brown, D.M.D., practiced dentistry in Lexington, Ky., for 28 years before retiring in 2012. She served as the 91st president of the National...

South Carolina AME churches cancels in-person activities over Coronavirus concerns

The Seventh Episcopal District of the AME Church has canceled in-person church actives effective immediately through March 31 to members at the forefront of our...

Remembering Bobby Jolley: The Voice That Changed The Pee Dee

Bobby Jolley faced adversity throughout his childhood. One day, he came home to the place where he grew up in the rural south with...
Gullah Conference

Gullah Geechee Conference Celebrates and Preserves Cultural Elements of The African diaspora In Conway

Last year’s inaugural Gullah Geechee Conference, created by Coastal Carolina University’s Charles W. Joyner Institute for Gullah and African Diaspora Studies, successfully united more...

Dr. Jennifer Clyburn-Reed Says She Chose ‘People Over Politics’

By Stacy M. Brown Jennifer Clyburn-Reed might someday consider a run for office, but right now, she said she’s on a fact-finding mission to determine...

Black Mother Wins Case Against Neo-Confederate Group That Published Posts of Her Kids with...

From Staff  Reports A circuit judge on Thursday ruled in favor of a Black mother who filed suit against a South Carolina neo-Confederate organization, effectively...
Emily Clyburn

South Carolina is mourning the passing of Emily England Clyburn; librarian, activist, and philanthropist

(COLUMBIA, S.C.) – Dr. Emily England Clyburn passed away the morning of Thursday, September 19, 2019, in Columbia, South Carolina.  Born in the Whitesville section of...

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