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Veteran TV News Anchor Delivers Last Newscast

     Monica Pearson, who broke barriers by becoming the first African-American and the first woman to anchor the evening news in Atlanta, delivered her final newscast for WSB-TV as she heads to retirement.     “I am going to miss being in the mix of all this,” said Pearson as she sat alongside co-anchors Justin Farmer and Jovita Moore, and meteoro...

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'Sheddin' At The Horizon- World Premiere

Cast members of the world premiere comedy "Sheddin" are all smiles after a performance at the Horizon Theatre in Little Five Points. The play
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Ignite! 2012 – Celebrating 20 Yrs. Of Jackson Youth Foundation

   The Maynard Jackson Youth Foundation (MJYF) is celebrating 20 years of service and dedication to guiding and coaching young people from metropolitan Atlanta to become ethical leaders.  To salute this milestone, MJYF will host a gala highlighting the work of the Foundation and the accomplishment of the MJYF Leadership Academy’s graduates, while r...

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Men of Influence

'Men of Influence' 2012 Legacy Award

The Atlanta Business League presents the 2012 Influence Legacy Award posthumously to former publisher of the

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‘Men of Influence’ 2012 Legacy Award


‘Men of Influence’ 2012 Legacy Award
(Photo By Willie E. Tucker/WET Media Inc.)

Published: Friday, July 27, 2012 12:39 PM EDT

The Atlanta Business League presents the 2012 “Men of Influence” Legacy Award posthumously to former publisher of the Atlanta Daily World, Cornelius A. Scott. His daughter, Portia A. Scott, receives the award.  Presenting the award Tuesday, July 24, at a r
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