Category: Black Asheville

Local NAACP News – February 2016

by Carmen Ramos-Kennedy – On Saturday, February 13, 2016, the Asheville-Buncombe NAACP will travel to Raleigh, NC, for the 10th Annual Moral March on Raleigh Read more »

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Black History Month at UNC Asheville

Thursday, February 11 Documentary Film Screening: Go Public, A Day in the Life of an American School District. This 90-minute documentary about the Pasadena Unified Read more »

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Rewinding Asheville’s Black History

by Dan Kochakian – “Motown of the South” and the Illustrious Mason James Agency. The Southside of Asheville had a prominent place among centers of Read more »

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Mission Health and MAHEC Honor Employees 
at 2016 Spirit of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award Program

Keynote Address Delivered by Dr. Robert W. Livingston ASHEVILLE, N.C. (January 25, 2016) – Mission Health and Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) hosted the Read more »

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Native Son Rodney L. Johnson to Keynote MLK Prayer Breakfast

The MLK Prayer Breakfast takes place on Saturday, January 16. The event commemorates the late Clara Jeter with the theme, “A Call to Service.” For Read more »

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2016 Spirit of Martin Luther King, Jr. Annual Award Program

On Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Mission Health and MAHEC are partnering to present two deserving employees with the 2016 Spirit of Martin Luther King, Jr. Read more »

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Terry Bellamy, Dwight Mullen Provide Highlights for Martin Luther King Jr. Week at UNC Asheville

Former Asheville Mayor Terry Bellamy will provide the keynote address, and Professor Dwight Mullen will present the State of Black Asheville lecture during UNC Asheville’s Read more »

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Local NAACP News – January 2016

by Carmen Ramos-Kennedy – Dr. William H. Barber, president of the NC-NAACP, will return to Asheville January 25. Visit www.facebook.com/buncombecountynaacp for details. With primary elections Read more »

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MLK Prayer Breakfast

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Association of Asheville and Buncombe County will hold its 35th annual interdenominational Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Read more »

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Local NAACP News – December 2015

NAACP Plans December presentation, Grades Recent Board of Elections Decisions on Early Voting Hours. At the November 16th meeting of the Buncombe County Board of Read more »

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