Tag Archive: Joycelyne Fadojutimi

Sep 04 2015

Traditional Marriage Celebration

Tex and Marcia Rodgers married for 40 years

Story and photos by Joycelyne Fadojutimi Local citizens especially Christians gathered this Sunday to celebrate marriage according to the Scriptures. Jesus was asked a question about divorce and he gave them a lesson on marriage, then divorce. Below is what Jesus said in the Message translation. When Jesus had completed these teachings, he left Galilee …

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Sep 02 2015

Breaking Poverty

Front: Pam Whitehead, Carmisha Mayfield, Shay Davis. Back: Karen Turner, B.R. Whitehead, Natasha Bush, Jessica Green, Latoya Lockett

Story and photo by Joycelyne Fadojutimi/ETR The problem of poverty is complex and more so in rural areas like east Texas. According to Center for American progress, there are more women in poverty then men in America and all over the world. Currently 37 million women are living in poverty in America, the richest country …

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Aug 26 2015

Police Shoots Teen


Story and photos by Joycelyne Fadojutimi According to police report, Longview Police Officers were investigating suspicious activity at 559 Mobberly Avenue, Tuesday at 3:42 am when the least unexpected happened. Police officers were standing in front of This Our Store when an African American young man came around the corner and produced what looked like …

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Feb 25 2015

Violin-playing couple fiddles through East Texas

By. Joycelyne Fadojutimi When Donnell Leahy and Natalie MacMaster got married they not only merged their lives into one, but combined their musical talent to form a blockbuster entertainment team. Few virtuosos can compare with this violinist duo as they meld Celtic, Cajun and Bluegrass as well as a style all their own into performances …

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Dec 04 2014

Go Red Kicks Off

Story by Joycelyne Fadojutimi The American Heart Association’s annual “Go Red for Women” campaign kicked off with a rally at Good Shepherd Institute for Healthy Living in North Longview. The rally introduced a community-wide campaign,upcoming Go Red events, volunteer and sponsorship opportunities; and raised awareness of heart disease as the number one killer of women …

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Nov 20 2014

Wellness Point Opens

Story by Joycelyne Fadojutimi Wellness Pointe, a Federally Qualified Health Clinic has officially opened its south Longview Clinic at 2430 South High Street, located between the Dollar Store and Texas Work Force Center. The organization marked the event with a Longview Metro Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting. The south Longview clinic is staffed with a …

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Jul 23 2013

Education is key: Black and Gold Banquet stresses education, community development.

When Mu Rho Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity recently held its annual Black and Gold banquet, there was no gainsaying that the evening will stress education and excellence. Chapter President Pete Lamothe gave a brief history of the Fraternity, the Chapter while thanking supporters and attendees. He told the audience what they should …

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Apr 25 2013

Guiding light

Jimmie Miller honored by Kaidin Sides-Johnston-McQueen Elementary School

The recent 2013 Lamplighter Awards Banquet held at Pinecrest Country Club was a great success with 334 people attending. Foremost, the evening gave students an opportunity to express their genuine appreciation to educators whom they respect and admire. At the 13th annual banquet, Kim Holcomb and Gene Jordan, Jr., emcees, presented each student and honoree …

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