Mario Van Peebles believes in being the character

...members of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Airing Feb. 24 (8 p.m. EST) as...1925 to 1937 of the nation's railway porters to found a union, despite forceful opposition...Dutton as tough, flamboyant Chicago porter Milton Webster, and Brock Peters as an...

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Beer's secret ingredient? Controversy

...serious about crafting rich porters, crisp pilsners and tangy...his controversial Polygamy Porter, he sold about 2,500 cases...Schirf released Polygamy Porter, the beer that bunched the...Republic were ordering Polygamy Porter T-shirts, St. Provo Girl...

Georgia sheriff indicted in shooting that he called an accident

...seeking comment Thursday.McCord has recovered from her injuries, local media report.Gwinnett County District Attorney Danny Porter said Hill re-enacted the shooting for the grand jury using his lawyer in place of McCord. Hill also read from a statement...

Basketball star Porter just one piece of basketball-loving family

...score, basketball is not far from Michael Porter Jr. when he's off the court.The No...siblings play the sport, too.So, yes, Porter and his family are well-known in Columbia...customer, they do sometimes," said Porter, who added his favorite flavor is, appropriately...

Reese leads Briarwood to victory

...Briarwood stopped Brentwood.Reese hit Porter Brooks on a 26-yard strike in the second quarter...3 run (kick failed), 10:46BRI?Porter Brooks 26 pass from Reese (Blount kick...6-9-64.RECEIVING?Briarwood: Porter Brooks 1-26. Brentwood: Willis Toulson...

Black managers now abscent from Major League Baseball

...University of Central Florida.There are openings in Miami, San Diego, Washington and Los Angeles. Former Astros manager Bo Porter has interviewed with the Marlins, and there are several other qualified black candidates, including longtime Braves coach...

Hawks topple Wizards, extend winning streak to seven

...kept fighting. It says a lot about us winning the fourth game in a week ? against a good team, a team we respect."Otto Porter paced the Wizards with a career-high 23 points, but Washington committed 26 turnovers and was unable to stop Atlanta while...

Mike Farris to perform in Waynesboro

...for black gospel music surfaced nationally in his 2007 widely-praised CD Salvation in Lights.When Grand Ole Opry legend Porter Wagoner died in October 2007, country star Marty Stuart asked Farris to participate in a tribute to Wagoner at the Tennessee...

Commissioner focused on improving minority hiring

...Latino, as well, in the managerial ranks."Cincinnati fired Dusty Baker after the 2013 season. Last year, Houston's Bo Porter was let go and Texas' Ron Washington quit. Seattle fired Lloyd McClendon, the only remaining African-American manager...

Jenkins-White Elementary music teacher named Richmond County's Teacher of the Year

Phyllis Porter-Johnson said it was "divine intervention...music, hymns and jazz from an early age, Porter-Johnson had just entered third grade...of Edu cation members and her family, Porter-Johnson said it was "a true honor...