Black Teen From Louisiana Graduates With 3.9 GPA Despite Being Homeless

Meet Elijah Hogan, a 19-year-old African American student from New Orleans, Louisiana, who graduated as valedictorian…

Teen Invents Stroke-Detecting Watch Inspired By Grandma’s Health Struggles

Naya Ellis’ unique idea is making news. Ellis, 14, designed the WingItt watch, which won the…

US Driver Rescues 9 Kids From Bus Moments Before Fire Engulfed It

Without her maternal instinct, nine children on a school bus would have perished. Kia Rousseve, a…

Senegalese Restaurant Dakar NOLA Named the Best New Restaurant in New Orleans 2023

Sous Chef Sharena Smith of Senegalese eatery Dakar NOLA is satisfying New Orleans diners’ taste buds.…

NBA’s Devonte’ Graham Pleads Guilty to Driving While Impaired

  San Antonio Spurs guard Devonte’ Graham has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of driving while impaired,…

Missing New Orleans Chef Returns To Family After Being Reported Dead

  After a relative first believed his body had been located, a prominent New Orleans chef…

From an Apple Expert to a Pool Cleaner Bringing in $80K: Inspiring Story of Mark Jones

  Mark Jones’ wife loved pools and so when they bought a house in New Orleans, they made…

Record-breaking High School Senior Who Got Accepted Into Over 185 Colleges Picks Cornell University

  Dennis “Maliq” Barnes, a senior at International High School of New Orleans, earned global headlines…

Meet Dr. Xavier Cole, The First Black President of Loyola University New Orleans

  Dr. Xavier Cole has been appointed as the future president of Loyola University New Orleans,…

Here’s Why The Black Community In New Orleans Celebrate Mardi Gras Parades To Honor Indians

  The pact began in the 1720s as a campaign by the Natchez Indians to repel…

New Orleans Shotgun Houses That Arrived With African Slaves From Haiti

  The shotgun houses in New Orleans were not named after a weapon or a gun…

New Orleans Pastor Admits Stealing Almost $900K From His Church And Parishioners

  A New Orleans minister faces up to 10 years in prison for money laundering after…