Michael F. Hupy Archives

1967 Clifford McKissick murder shows how little things have changed

June 4, 2020

By William Scott Gooden By the end of the day on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, many people in this city and all over the country knew the name of George Floyd. The 44-year-old was arrested by police outside a shop in Minneapolis, Minnesota. One of the officers, Derek Chauvin, leaned on his neck for nine… [Read More]

Voice of the Fatherless Child brings Christmas cheer to families in need

December 19, 2019

Sunday, December 15, 2019 marked the 12th annual “Voice of the Fatherless Child’s Single Parent Christmas.”One of the ten single parent Christmas packages was awarded to Destiny Foster (front row, left), the mother of two daughters who lost their lives to a hit and run driver on 22nd and Center Streets about two months ago…. [Read More]

Voice of the Fatherless Child brings Christmas cheer to families in need

December 20, 2018

Monday, December 17, 2018 marked the 11th annual “Voice of the Fatherless Child’s Single Parent Christmas,” which has been co-sponsored by Home Depot for the past 10 years. Home Depot employees and Voice of the Fatherless Child staff and family joined together to go into the homes of 10 families to decorate the home, put… [Read More]