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Congressman John Conyers is stepping down

The longest serving member of Congress has announced his retirement.  Representative John Conyers was recently criticized for alleged sexual harassment of a member of his staff, which played a big part in the 88 year-old Congressman’s decision to step down. Congressman Conyers was a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus but is probably better […]

The new British Princess is an African American girl!

When Buckingham Palace announced a Royal wedding would soon take place between Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle, people around the world rejoiced.  However, one group in particular is celebrating the most; African American women!  The soon to be Royal Highness, Dutches Meghan happens to be an African American lady.  Social media is blowing […]

Audition to be the next co-host of The Power Up Morning Show!

The search is on! Praise 107.9 is looking for the next co-host of The Power Up Morning Show to join Brittany and Pastor Terry on the radio.  To audition, create a 2 minute or less video of yourself doing a Praise 107.9 segment.  It can be traffic, weather, End That, Trend, whatever.  Then email it […]

Prime Osborn Convention Center opening to help Jacksonville citizen’s post-Irma

Through Sunday, The Prime Osborn Convention Center (1000 Water St.- 32204) is opening its doors to help people seeking to “cool off” a bit with air-conditioning and access to electricity and the Internet. Persons will need to bring their own equipment (electronics, and charging cords). In addition, JEA will have representatives on-site to answer citizens’ […]