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Oscar winner and groundbreaking star Sidney Poitier dies

Oscar winner and groundbreaking star Sidney Poitier dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Sidney Poitier, the groundbreaking actor and enduring inspiration who transformed how Black people were portrayed on screen, and became the first Black actor to win an Academy Award for best lead performance and the first to be a top box-office draw, has died. He was 94. Poitier, winner of the best actor Oscar…MORE

Betty White suffered a stroke 6 days before she died

Betty White suffered a stroke 6 days before she died

Betty White‘s cause of death has been revealed as a “cerebrovascular accident.”  A cerebrovascular accident, commonly known as a stroke, is a loss of blood flow to part of the brain, which damages brain tissue. TMZ obtained a copy of White’s death certificate that also reveals The Golden Girls star suffered a stroke six days before her passing. A source tells…MORE

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BJTS – 10-28-21

BJTS – 10-28-21

Power/KOKY/Praise · BJTS – 10-28-21 1)Sheriff Eric, to talk about the fall festival presented by the Pulaski County sheriffs office Saturday, October 30th at 3201 West Roosevelt Rd. in Little Rock from 10-2pm. Free food, music, bounce houses, games, and more free to the public families are invited to come out and enjoy the festivities.…

BJTS – 10-21-21

BJTS – 10-21-21

Power/KOKY/Praise · BJTS – 10-21-21 1)Superintendent Mike Poore with the Little Rock School District updating things in the LRSD. Covid vaccine, Flu shots,Tele-health clinics at Washington and she Carver elementary schools and the extension of the millage. Voting starts Oct. 26th Election Day is Nov 2nd. For complete details, go to: LRSD.Org. 2)Genine Latrice Perez…

BJTS 10-7-21

BJTS 10-7-21

Power/KOKY/Praise · BJTS 10-7-21 1)Jamie Scott, The Director of Pulaski County youth services to talk about a new program called “Mental Health Heroes” the program was designed for young people who may have lost a loved one doing COVID-19 and need someone to talk too.This program and all of services at the Arkansas Pulaski County…

BJTS 9-30-21

BJTS 9-30-21

Power/KOKY/Praise · BJTS – 9-30-21 1)Melvin Williams with Goodwill of Arkansas. Goodwill of Arkansas is transforming lives through education training and employment. They have a High School completion program (Excel Center) for Adults that is Free to attend. Free childcare and Free bus passes for those who qualify. 2)Carolyn Pridgen the founder of the nonprofit…