Black History Month

Commander Dale Brown  (credit: Detroit Threat Management)

Black History: Commander Dale Brown Using Non-Violence To Keep Detroit Safe

Commander Dale Brown, founder of Detroit Threat Management, talks about his security firm and his Black History inspiration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2014

LRenee visiting the CBS Radio studios in Southfield. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: Detroit-Native Singer LRenee Living Her Dream

The Renaissance High School graduate is a background vocalist for recording artist KEM.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2014

Dr. Nicole Fields (credit: Stephanie Davis)

Black History: Local Dentist Encourages Youth To Get Educated

Along with clean mouths and healthy bodies, Dr. Nicole Fields also tries to push her younger patients to be educated as well.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2014

Black History: App Creator Offers New Way To Coupon

“I used to carry around a tin can of coupons,” Ken Jones told WWJ’s Stephanie Davis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2014

La'Asia Johnson and Daniel Lewis. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: 2 Exemplary Young Leaders

Daniel Lewis and La’Asia Johnson were recognized for their work to promote interracial acceptance and understanding on campus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2014

Phyllis Gaden  (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ

Black History: Young Attorney & Entrepreneur Looking To Empower Her Community

Defense attorney Phyllis Gayden knew she wanted to be a lawyer when she was just in the seventh grade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2014

(credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: Ken Harris Empowers African American, Minority Entrepreneurs

Ken Harris is all business when it comes to advocating for and helping African American and minority-owned businesses.


Rev. David Bullock (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: Detroit Preacher Advocates For The Underclass

“There is a growing, permanent unemployed, uneducated underclass,” says Rev. David Bullock.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2014

Austin Black (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: Young Broker Working To Make Detroit A Thriving City Once Again

Austin Black, II, started his company “City Living Detroit” four years ago …

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2014

DETROIT, UNITED STATES: (FILES) This file photo dated 28 November, 1999 shows US civil rights icon Rosa Parks waving to the audience before receiving the Congessional Medal of Honor at a ceremony in Detroit.  (credit:  JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

The Henry Ford, Post Office To Honor Rosa Parks’ 100th Birthday

The Henry Ford in Dearborn is set to welcome visitors to a daylong event Monday featuring remarks from civil rights leader Julian Bond, Parks biographer Douglas Brinkley and others, as well as live music and presentations.

CBS Detroit–02/04/2013



Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,252 other followers