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Freedom’s Eve

On December 31, most African American churches have a watch night service. Watch Night, also called Freedom’s Eve, Christian religious service held on New Year’s Eve and associated, in many African American churches, with a celebration and remembrance of the Emancipation Proclamation (enacted January 1, 1863), which freed slaves in the Confederate states during the American Civil War. […]

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 Giving Back

       NFL football player Eddie Jackson gave away bikes, scooters and helmets to kids in his hometown (Lauderdale Lakes). The giveaway took place at Vincent Torres Memorial Park on 12/23/19. […]

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Real, alive or faux-that is the question

There were multiple Taxidermy Wall Mounts that were deer heads on the wall. When I walked in I saw a cat. I thought it was a statue. However, when the cat moved my heart dropped. The cat looked at me and then it moved! I was scared out of my mind, but after that happened I was looking around. […]

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This week, I attended the Growing the Voices of Our Future interest meeting to see if I would want to do it again for another year. […]