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January 19, 2019 - 2:22 pm
Back by popular demand, Mary Gill, Radio Talk Show Host of WAOK's Real Estate 101 will host a 3-hour Homebuyer's Seminar. She, along with her hand-picked team of veteran real estate professionals, will present 10 Steps to Buying a Home ; outlining the entire process from beginning to end. Special...
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Amanda Cooper
January 22, 2019 - 3:15 am
This month marks the 90th birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, and in observance of his national holiday, thousands gathered at the King Center to celebrate his legacy. Many traveled from foreign lands and some came from other states, to honor a man whose life's work was committed to a dream, in...
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Lericia Harris
January 21, 2019 - 2:25 pm
The soulful sounds of gospel saxophonist Minister Angela Christie revved the crowd during the opening moments of the 51st Martin Luther King Jr commemorative service held at Ebenezer Baptist Church. The ecumenical program welcomed speakers from various faiths, state, federal, and international...
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Salute to Greatness Awards Gala 2019
(Photo Credit: The King Center)
Maria Boynton
January 21, 2019 - 1:22 pm
If he were alive today, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would be 90 years old. His sister Dr. Christine King Farris, is 91. When I spoke with her following the Dream Forward Awards, her eyes glistened when I asked about MLK. Christine King Farris talks about her brother Martin The Dream Forward Awards...
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(Map courtesy: JACKSON | SPALDING for the Atlanta Super Bowl LIII Host Committee)
January 19, 2019 - 1:38 pm
The first significant road closure surrounding Super Bowl LIII will take place this Monday, Jan. 21, at 7:00 a.m. The closure will be at Mitchell St. and Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. and will remain in place until Thursday, Feb. 7. Please find details and detour routes on this map ... it's a PDF...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
January 19, 2019 - 1:00 am
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes featuring stories, interviews, and recognizes student athletes for their work within the community...
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Lericia Harris
January 18, 2019 - 8:00 pm
HBCU PLAY is a prime source for the latest information on historically black colleges and university athletics. The weekly program breaks down impact games throughout the various conferences, includes featuring stories, interviews, and recognizes student athletes for their work within the community...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
January 15, 2019 - 1:11 pm
Mrs. Omilami, Executive Director of Hosea Helps, has extended a gracious offer to federal workers who are impacted by the government shutdown. The organization is giving away 2 weeks worth of meal supplies to all federal workers. Please call contact them at (404) 755-3353. www.4Hosea.org Listen to...
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Lericia Harris
January 15, 2019 - 12:32 pm
An unforgettable 2018 it was for Atlanta United who snagged a championship in just its second year of existence. The title is one of just four by professional sport franchises in the city and the first in a major league since the 1995 Braves. The five stripes defeated Portland 2-nil to capture the...
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