1)Elizabeth Jones and Yolanda Harrison. Two Little Rock mothers making it their mission to put an end to violence in Little Rock. Elizabeth Jones’ son was 25-year-old Kentarius Scott, who was shot and killed on Aug. 29, 2020 in the parking lot of Twin Peaks on Shackleford Drive. Yolanda Harrison, son, 20-year-old Devan Sprawling, was shot and killed on Nov. 30, 2018, on Fair Park Boulevard in Little Rock. Both Moms talk about bring unity and love back to our communities and stopping the senseless shootings.
2)Bishop, Kenneth L. Robinson and friends brings us “ Gospel according to Jazz” featuring Rodney Block, Mike Walker, Marquis Hunt, Lady Kenbria and the Girls along with the Bishop and is group Chosen. This Sunday 6pm at the Four Points by Sheraton in Midtown. Tickets available at the door.
3)Teresa Timmons and BK Simmons to talk about this Saturday’s UAMS Mid-South Black Expo happening at The Venue at Westwind for 9am to 3pm. This event is all about celebrating the rich diversity and entrepreneurship of Black culture a full day of food, music, and fun showcasing amazing local businesses, talented artists, and musicians, and connect with our community. Whether you’re interested in networking, supporting Black-owned businesses, health screenings or just having a good time, the 2023 UAMS Midsouth Black Expo is the place to be. for more information visit: UAMSMidsouthBlackExpo on Facebook.