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Smartphone Apps That Celebrate Black History

African Americans have made great accomplishments in the worlds of science, entertainment, politics and beyond. Check out these Black History Month apps to learn how their contributions have helped shape America. There’s more to Black History Month than reciting Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. And, sure, you’ve heard about Rosa Parks, George Washington Carver and Madame C.J. Walker. But what about Garrett A. Morgan, Otis Boykin or Lonnie G. Johnson? Use your [ ... ]

Keke Palmer on Her Network and the Potential Of Us

What does it take to reach your full potential? In this video, Keke Palmer talks about her network and why it’s important to have a team of supporters. Learn more about Keke’s involvement in the Potential Of Us and how you can join her at http://PotentialOfUs.com    Powered by: var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var hupso_toolbar_size_t="medium";var hupso_twitter_via = "power88_lv";var hupso_image_folder_url = "";var hupso_twitter_via="power88_lv";var hupso_url_t="http://kcep.power88lv.com/keke-palmer-on-her-network-and-the-potential-of-us/";var hupso_title_t="Keke Palmer on Her Network and the Potential Of Us";

Black History Quick Fact – J.C. Watts Jr.

Over 18 years ago J.C. Watts became the first African American selected to respond to the State Of The Union Address. The Oklahoma native was born Julius Caesar “J.C.” Watts, Jr.  In 2002, Watts declined to run for re–election to the 108th Congress (2003–2005), citing a desire to spend more time with his family, who had remained in Oklahoma during his tenure in Washington. “This business is hard on families,” he admitted. “I don’t want to [ ... ]

Happy Birthday Rosa Parks

On this day, February 4, 1913, over 101 years ago one of the most inspirational women in Black History was born. She was Rosa Louise McCauley (Rosa Parks) in Tuskegee, Alabama. During her youthful years she attended Alabama State Teachers College for Negros. Rosa Parks is most famous for refusing to give up her seat to a white man on the bus after she had a long day. She was arrested on the spot and [ ... ]

Black History Notes

African Americans have made tremendous contributions to America and to the world. In celebration of our rich ancestry, KCEP-FM and S I are proud to present Black History Notes hosted by Vanessa Williams. This exciting program is a sixty-second vignette series the profiles African Americans and events from yesterday and today. Tune into KCEP 88.1 FM everyday during Black History Month to celebrate the contributions and achievements of African Americans. Black History moments are presented by: [ ... ]

King A Musical Tribute

Narrated by the late Brock Peters, this program features excerpts from Dr. King’s speeches, as well as interviews with friends and family members. The 3-hour special includes topics like affirmative action, an analysis of the civil rights movement, the new King Monument, MLK’s legacy, and much more. Tune in January 20th, 6am – 9am (PST) as KCEP-FM brings you King: A Musical Tribute in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) was [ ... ]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

January 20, 2014 will mark the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. This milestone is a perfect opportunity for Americans to honor Dr. King’s legacy through service. The MLK Day of Service empowers individuals, strengthens communities, bridges barriers, creates solutions to social problems, and moves us closer to Dr. King’s vision of a beloved community. Explore this site to learn more about MLK Day and how you can participate. Below are a few links [ ... ]

2013 King Week Las Vegas Activities

 2013 King Week Activities On behalf of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Committee, we are pleased to extend this invitation to participate in the upcoming 31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada on Monday, January 21 2013, at 10 am. As we all strive for a better world, the King parade is an excellent way to demonstrate our unified commitment to peace and brotherhood. We look forward to celebrating the life of this [ ... ]

KCEP Live Remote Broadcast – 2013 MLK Parade

On behalf of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Committee, we are pleased to extend this invitation to participate in the upcoming 31st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Parade in Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada on Monday, January 21 2013, at 10 am. As we all strive for a better world, the King parade is an excellent way to demonstrate our unified commitment to peace and brotherhood. We look forward to celebrating the life of this great American with [ ... ]

Kevin Hart NYE Block Party

Alright, alright, alright! Listen up. I’m shuttin’ it down New Year’s Eve at LA LIVE. That’s right – 3 days of parties and concerts all weekend long. My New Year’s Eve Block party is the West Coast’s answer to New Year’s Eve in NYC. I’m the only comic in the world who brings the fire! You gon’ learn today! Come ring in 2013 with me & my friends! It’s about to be turnt up! More Information [ ... ]