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    Dr. Fred and Mrs. Crouthers celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

    June 17, 2016

    Dr. and Mrs. Fred L. Crouther, pastor and the first lady of New Covenant Baptist Church celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 11, 2016. The officiant was Dr. Lacey K. Curry. Various married couple of the congregation participated in the ceremony where the pastor and first lady renewed their marriage vows.   Congratulations… [Read More]

    Milwaukee Urban League hosts 2016 Black and White Ball

    June 17, 2016

    [slideshow_deploy id=’18478′] The 31st Annual Black and White Ball, held on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee, proved to be another successful fundraiser for the Milwaukee Urban League. This year, the event raised more than $300,000 and included a special appeal to provide laptop computers for high achieving high school… [Read More]

    Community Partners Celebrate Grand Opening of New Training Center for Tech Jobs

    May 25, 2016

    Community Partners Celebrate Grand Opening of New Training Center for Tech Jobs Milwaukee TechForce Training Center Is Co-Located With The Adult Learning Center   MILWAUKEE—Community partners joined together on May 24 to celebrate the opening of the Milwaukee TechForce Training Center at 1916 N. 4th Street.  The Center is a new education, training and workforce… [Read More]

    Canaan M.B.C. hosts Midwest Regional Conference

    May 13, 2016

    On Friday, May 6 and Saturday, May 7, 2016 Canaan Missionary Baptist Church, 2964 N. 11th Street hosted the Metropolitan Missionary Baptist District Association’s Midwest Regional Conference. The theme for the two-day event was “Equipping Today’s Church to Serve.” The host pastor was Canaan’s own Dr. Frederick Jones. Pictured at the conference are (back row,… [Read More]

    Predestined for Purpose: Lamb of God celebrates 60th year anniversary

    May 6, 2016

    Lamb of God Missionary Baptist Church held a 60th anniversary Gala April 30 at the Wisconsin Club, 6200 N. Good Hope Rd. The church was founded in 1956 as St. Mary’s Baptist Church by the Rev. James A. Lathan. The congregation of 12 initially met in the basement of Pastor Lathan’s house. The congregation outgrew… [Read More]

    Zion Hill MBC celebrates Black Marriage

    March 24, 2016

    In recognition of National Black Marriage Day, over a dozen couples renewed their marriage vows on Sunday, March 13, 2016. The annual wedding event took place at Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 1825 W Hampton Ave. Rev. Dr. Russell B. Williamson, pastor of Mt. Zion, officiated the marriage renewal ceremony and retired assistant Milwaukee fire… [Read More]

    New Testament Church holds 10th Annual Health Fair

    March 24, 2016

    The 10th Annual Health Fair was held from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on March 20, 2016 in the gymnasium of New Testament Church, 10201 W. Bradley Rd. Approximately three dozen health care exhibitors and 200 guests participated. The theme for the conference came in part from the Old Testament Book of Proverbs 3:7-8: “Do… [Read More]

    Lights! Camera! Soul! presents ‘Mahalia: The Gospel Musical’

    December 11, 2015

    On Friday, December 4, and Saturday, December 5, Lights! Camera! Soul! presented “Mahalia: The Gospel Musical,” at Body & Soul Healing Arts Center, 3617 N. 48th Street. The play was directed by Samantha Montgomery with musical direction by Erica Johnson and special arrangement by Samuel French. Book, lyrics and music was by Tom Stolz, and… [Read More]


    December 10, 2015

    he end of another year. We began 2015 with a focus on New Year’s resolves. Readers were reminded that New Year’s is a time, according to the American Psychological Association, for people to reflect on their past year’s behavior and promise to make positive lifestyle changes. In response, January’s articles focused on making healthy lifestyle… [Read More]

    Open Door Christian Worship Center celebrates Pastor Kenneth Lock, Sr. and First Lady Michele’s 7th Anniversary

    December 10, 2015

    Guest speaker Prophet Kenneth Lock, II (left) relaxes with his parents Apostle Michele Lock and Apostle Kenneth Lock, Sr., during the seventh year Pastors Appreciation service on November 22 at The Open Door Christian Worship Center Church, 3223 W. Lloyd St. On May 4, 2008, the Lord led Elder Kenneth Lock, Sr., to establish The… [Read More]