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Lericia Harris
October 15, 2018 - 10:58 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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File photo of voters in East Cobb. (Courtesy of @attorneygriggs)
Maria Boynton
October 10, 2018 - 4:59 pm
The all-time voter registration record has been shattered in Georgia. According to the Secretary of State's office there are now more than 6,915,000 voters on the rolls. And though Brian Kemp, the Secretary of State, has purged roughly 700,000 names from the voter rolls, the new eligible voter...
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Carolyn Bourdeaux is the Democratic nominee for the 7th Congressional District seat
Photo courtesy Carolyn Bourdeaux for Congress Campaign)
Maria Boynton
October 08, 2018 - 1:15 pm
Political newcomer Carolyn Bourdeaux says one of the big pushes bringing her into the arena is healthcare reform. "We have 110,000 people in the 7th Congressional District without health insurance and that's just unacceptable." According to Bourdeaux, her Republican opponent Rob Woodall , "has...
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
October 04, 2018 - 7:30 pm
Episode 10 = The commissioner of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Jacqie McWilliams joins Lericia Harris and Sam Crenshaw to discuss the potential move of the CIAA men's/women's basketball tournament out of Charlotte and being the first African-American female ever to hold...
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October 03, 2018 - 6:57 pm
A deadly active shooter situation came to an end Wednesday afternoon in Florence, SC. According to the Sheriff's department, seven (7) officers were shot during the incident. According to multiple reports, one has now died. The shooting took place in Vintage Place off of Hoffmeyer Rd. The shooter...
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Lucy McBath is the Democratic nominee for the 6th District Congressional seat
(Photo courtesy of the Lucy McBath Campaign)
Maria Boynton
October 02, 2018 - 1:55 pm
Sixth District candidate for U.S. Congress Lucy McBath says "gun violence is so extreme, there are no safe places anymore." It was gun violence, the shooting death of her son Jordan Davis in 2012, that propelled McBath into politics. He was shot and killed by a man over loud music. "After Jordan...
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Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., attends a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting, Friday, Sept. 28, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
September 28, 2018 - 3:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — After a dramatic flurry of last-minute negotiations, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh cleared a key procedural hurdle Friday, but his confirmation prospects were still deeply uncertain after a Republican senator called for a new FBI investigation into sexual assault...
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Courtesy Julien Virgin
September 28, 2018 - 12:30 am
Angela Rye and Janelle Monae visited Spelman College to encourage students to register to vote in the November primaries. As part of former First Lady Michelle Obama's initiative, When We All Vote, the two culture figures spoke to hundreds of HBCU students packed into historic Sisters Chapel on...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
September 26, 2018 - 2:00 pm
One day after the historic sexual assault verdict of America's Dad, Bill Cosby, Roland Martin drops by Real Talk with Rashad Richey to discuss the nuances of the verdict and the criminal justice system at large. Listen to the full interview HERE:
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WAOKAM: On-Demand
September 24, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Episode 8 = The commissioner of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Gregory Moore joins Lericia Harris and Sam Crenshaw to discuss the 15-year streak of ranking first in average football attendance, brand expansion, and new additions (member institutions) to the conference.
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