Mary Louise Smith-Brown passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2016. She was 94 years old. Born July 9, 1922 in Gary, Indiana, Mary Louise Smith-Brown lived her entire life in Gary, Indiana. She graduated from Roosevelt High School in 1940. Affectionately...
By Effie Rolfe Living full to die empty. This statement depicts the life of my former co-worker and legendary radio personality Herbert Rogers Kent who made his transition last Saturday night. What I loved most is he never stopped living...
Love Feast Church of God In Christ will host their version of the family friendly game show they have entitled “Church Family Feud” in the sanitary banquet hall on Saturday, November 5 beginning at 1 p.m. Modeled after the television...
By Effie Rolfe It’s Coming Back. You reap what you sow. Your actions are the seeds you plant that will manifest in your life. Make no mistake—whether you know it or not you are doing that each day of your life. The...
Award-winning gospel superstar and producer Fred Hammond releases his much-anticipated new album Worship Journal Live September 30th on RCA Inspiration. Recorded live from Houston, the 12 track album delivers an exquisite blend of all-new songs handpicked from Hammond’s soul.  ...
Gary native Nikia Hammonds-Blakely and the Champion Promise Foundation will present "Heal Our Land: A Promise to Spread Love" free concert event at 6 p.m., Saturday, October 29 at Miracle Temple C.O.G.I.C., 4709 E. 13th Avenue. "Heal Our Land" is...
By Effie Rolfe               Do is the Best. That was one of my mother’s favorite quotes when I would try to convince her that I was going to complete a task. It was like yesterday when I would say, “Moma...
In observance of the 8th anniversary of the Glen, The African American Achievers Youth Corps, Inc. will host its 9th Annual “Kings of Gospel” Concert on Saturday, October 8 at 7 p.m. in the Glen, 20 West Ridge Road...
By Effie Rolfe Congratulations to former co-worker and Radio Personality Angela Martin on her new release “You Are My God.” “I’ve been singing for years,” shared Martin, “But when I started doing radio, I didn’t sing as much. I’m gonna’...
The Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ have a rich and lengthy history of serving the people of Northwest Indiana. During the period from 1900 to the present, they owned and operated hospitals such as Holy Family in LaPorte, St....