For this Black History Month, we look at some Black Male R&B singers throughout history.
For this Black History Month, we shed light on notable Black female R&B singers throughout history.
Celebrating Charlotte's Black History: Dorothy Counts-Scoggins
Here are some notable Black History figures that your children should know about.
Celebrating Charlotte's Black History: Harvey Boyd
Here are some family-friendly ways to celebrate Black History Month.
Celebrating Charlotte's Black History: Daniel Sanders
Celebrating Charlotte's Black history featuring Sam Mills.
Dorothy Counts-Scoggins was one of four Black students who helped integrate public schools in Charlotte. She temporarily attended Harding High in 1957, where many people who opposed integration yelled racial remarks, spit at, and threw rocks at her. She only remained at Harding High for four days, however, pictures surfacing of her courage were enough to […]
February not only celebrates love, it also celebrates Black history! If you’re looking for some ways to celebrate this month, here are a few local events happening around the Charlotte area. Tuesday, February 1, 2022 Celebrate Black History with Fyütch (Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Program) Explore Black women in history with national recording artist, Fyütch Location: […]
William T. Coleman was a pioneering legal figure who argued major cases in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in defense of civil rights. The longtime lawyer and former director of the NAACP’s Legal Defense and Education Fund died last Friday at his Alexandria, Va. Home. He was the oldest living former U.S. Cabinet member. […]
A rare photo of Underground Railroad hero and 19th century abolitionist Harriet Tubman sold at a New York City auction for $162,500 Thursday.