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Daily Archives: June 22, 2020

NASCAR issues statement on ‘heinous act’

By NASCAR Staff Report NASCAR issued the following statement Sunday night: “Late this afternoon, NASCAR was made aware that a noose was found in the garage stall of the 43 team. We are angry and outraged, and cannot state strongly enough how seriously we take

Howard’s Woods Takes Home 2020 Billie Jean King Youth Leadership Award

Courtesy of Howard University Athletic Media Relations WASHINGTON, D.C., June 22, 2020 – During the 2020 ESPY Awards on Sunday, June 21, former tennis champion and social activist Billie Jean King announced this year’s Youth Leadership Award winners, where Howard University’s rising junior Niah Woods took home

Voorhees student is named a 2020 HBCU Competitiveness Scholar

Denmark, S.C.- Voorhees College senior Calvin Coach III has been named a 2020 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Competitiveness Scholar by the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The HBCU Competitiveness Scholars is the initiative’s highest student recognition program. Due to the COVID-19

Hampton University Partners with Community Groups to Provide Free Community COVID-19 Testing, Food and More during Juneteenth Health Event

HAMPTON, Va. (June 22, 2020) –Hampton University, along with Sentara Healthcare, Virginia Department of Health, the Urban League of Hampton Roads, Inc., Hampton Branch NAACP and the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank held a successful Juneteenth COVID-19 coronavirus Community Testing event on Friday, June 19. The event, titled