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Fierce First: All Black Female Team Readying For Relay

Posted August 14, 2013 by jmurray

Fitness guru Donna Richardson Joyner has assembled the first all African-American female relay team to run in the mother of all relays, 32nd Annual Hood To Coast Relay in Portland, Oregon over Labor Day Weekend. Joyner’s team, Witness To Fitness (named after a book by the same name she released earlier this year) will race […]

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Sharon Jones: Singer Diagnosed With Cancer

Posted June 4, 2013 by jmurray

Soul singer Sharon Jones has been diagnosed with cancer. The 57-year-old singer, who performs with her band the Dap-Kings, has early-stage bile duct cancer, according to a statement on the band’s website. Jones is to undergo surgery and her doctors expect her to make a full recovery. The powerhouse vocalist will undergo a “lengthy” rehabilitation […]

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