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August, 2016


Rootz Hair Care Studio Sponsors Annual Back to School Bash

Rootz Hair Care Studio Sponsors Annual Back to School Bash The First Annual Rootz Hair Care Studio Back to School Bash was a huge success, thanks to the community pulling together in just seven days. Valisa Fletcher, the owner of Rootz Hair Care Studio, located on 839 Barton Blvd in Rockledge, opened her doors on Sunday, August 7th, offering free wash, styles, braids and cuts to the children of her community for back to school. Valisa’s daughter, Quinisha Jenkins, came to her with a vision on how she wanted toRead More

Cocoa officials plan to remove fire trucks from Diamond Square

Cocoa officials plan to remove fire trucks from Diamond Square   Cocoa plans to remove fire trucks in Diamond Square to a new city station that will be built on the other side of town. Fire Station Two (pictured) will only house an ambulance. Compiled by Ebony News Today COCOA, FL – The city of Cocoa plans to remove fire trucks from Diamond Square, the second poorest community in the state of Florida, because there are less fire service calls in this community than others, city officials say. Cocoa plans to relocatedRead More

Brevard County’s 2016 Principal of the Year

Mr. Rachad Wilson Brevard County’s 2016 “PRINCIPAL OF THE YEAR” Brevard County’s 2016 “Principal of the Year”, Rachad Wilson, was surprised with a celebration at the home of his mother, Alberta Wilson, on Saturday, August 6, 2016. There were many well-wishers who celebrated with Mr. Wilson. Some shared their story of his evolution to this honorable achievement. There was a variety of guests, from teachers to school board administrators to city officials, family, friends, and acquaintances who all joined in to congratulate the honoree. Members of the staff at EndeavorRead More

TRIM Excellence Award

TRIM Excellence Award Each year, $1,000.00 is sewn into an individual who meets the requirements of the TRIM Excellence Award scholarship, which includes writing an essay. The scholarship was launched four years ago by Bishop Merton Clark to motivate and inspire young people to pursue higher education. The scholarship applications are available April of each year and are awarded in July. The scholarship program is under the auspices of Truth Revealed International Ministries called College P.R.E.P., an acronym for “Providing Resources to Enhance Preparation.” Under this program, a team ofRead More