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Jared D. Heath
The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
March 13, 2019 - 6:30 pm
As part of Waok's Sister Soul Talk Series, The Movement was honored to have filmmaker Zina Brown as a special guest. Ms. Brown shared how she became sucessful and what drives her to become great in a male dominated industry. Take a listen
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Julien Virgin
Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
March 13, 2019 - 1:15 pm
News & Talk 1380 WAOK is celebrating African-American women trailblazers for Women's History Month! WAOK presents a special series. Sister Soul Talk, an interview series spotlighting influential women who demonstrate leadership in their respective industries and make an impact in our Community...
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Autopsy indicates that 32 year old Antonio May (shown with 2 of his 3 sons) died of "excessive force" inside the Fulton County jail on September 11, 2018
(Photo from family of Antonio May)
Maria Boynton
March 12, 2019 - 6:11 pm
Antonio May, 32 years old from Macon, was the father of 3 sons, ages 13, 4, and 6. "They are amazing boys", according to family attorney Teddy Reese, "and they will never know what's it's like to have their father at a high school football game, they will never never know what it's like to have...
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Sister Soul Talk Series
March 12, 2019 - 2:35 pm
News & Talk 1380 WAOK is celebrating African-American women trailblazers for Women's History Month! WAOK presents a special series. Sister Soul Talk, an interview series spotlighting influential women who demonstrate leadership in their respective industries and make an impact in our Community...
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Dr. Jamal Bryant was sworn in Sunday as Pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in metro Atlanta
(Photo Credit: NBMBC)
Maria Boynton
March 11, 2019 - 12:57 pm
It's official, Dr. Jamal Harrison-Bryant is the newly installed Senior Pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. He's the church's 4th pastor in its 37-year history, succeeding Bishop Kenneth Samuel (1984-1987); Bishop Eddie L. Long (1987-2017); and Bishop Stephen Davis (2017-2018). (Photo...
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Supporting Young Women in STEM Research Gets Highlighted on 'The G.I.S.T.'
(Photo Credit:Sean Garvey of Entercom Atlanta)
In celebration of Women's History Month, engineering students Daisha White and Malaikatu Kargbo of Georgia Tech and Honors Physics Teacher of Westlake High School Valerie Bennett, PhD discussed the importance of STEM and how to get more young women involved in STEM research. The guests also talked...
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First African-American Mayor of Forest Park Speaks on 'Real Talk'
(Photo Credit: Kim McNair)
Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
March 07, 2019 - 2:48 pm
Mayor of Forest Park, Georgia Angelyne Butler talks to Rashad Richey about what it is like being the first African-American mayor of the city, life in politics, the new direction and future for Forest Park, and her upcoming Women of Worth Awards Luncheon. Hear the interview now on WAOK.COM or RADIO...
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