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on : Saturday, 15 Nov, 2014
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Another Year! Another Anniversary!

By Carol Gertjegerdes Editor’s Note: I want to share with you some of the historic events I witnessed first hand as the oldest child of the late Dr. Ophelia DeVore Mitchell. She was the founder of Grace Del Marco Models, the Ophelia DeVore School of Charm and Ophelia DeVore Associates, Inc. in NYC with close friends and my late father, Mr. Harold Emerson Carter (one of the first Black firefighters in NYC). As a child growing up in the shadows of my parents, I was able to see their determined efforts to bring out the positive in people

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Grammy-Award Winning Smokie Norful Columbus Bound!

  Pastor Smokie Norful Smokie Norful catapulted on top of the gospel music scene over a decade ago, since then the Grammy® award-winning recording artist has accomplished one feat after another. Today Smokie shows no sign of slowing down. The world-renowned vocalist, Pastor, educator and visionary now brings his music and ministry efforts towards global humanitarianism. As an internationally known musician, composer, and singer, Norful’s 2002 debut release I NEED YOU NOW propelled him to worldwide recognition. Since that time he has found commercial success with three Number 1 Billboard Albums (I NEED YOU NOW, NOTHING WITHOUT YOU, SMOKIE NORFUL LIVE)
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25th Anniversary Classic Week!

  Photos by Johnny Farris, Monk Johnson, Tracey Gunter, Gerald Riley and Robert Riley By Times Staff Writer Columbus, GA – Game day was November 8, 2014 when the
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Zetas and Sigmas Assist with the Therapy Garden Project

Members of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. volunteered their time to implement the planting phase of the Therapy Garden Project. The purpose
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on : Monday, 15 Sep, 2014
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A Luncheon to Remember for Former SHS Teachers

By Gwendolyn Johnson, Contributing Writer Approximately 200 friends and alumni from near and far of William Henry Spencer High School honored former teachers who taught prior to 1972
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on : Friday, 29 Aug, 2014
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Greater Chamber Supports Small Business!

  By Times Staff Writer Columbus, GA – The Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce with their title sponsor CB&T Bank supported small business with the Small