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Protestors rallied outside the Georgia Capitol Tuesday against the bans on Abortion

Stop The Abortion Bans Protest Held In Atlanta

Georgia is among the states that have banned abortions 6-8 weeks after conception. Across the country today was "Stop The Bans: Day of Action for Abortion Rights" day. The hundreds that gathered on the steps of the Georgia State Capitol chanted "Get Your Hands Off Our Bodies", "We Won't Go Back", "...
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There were looks of surprise when Dr. Robert Smith announced a plan to pay off the Morehouse graduates' debts.

Billionaire Surprises Morehouse Graduates With Major Gift

Tuition, room and board at Morehouse College in Atlanta is about $48,000 per year. The 396 students graduating on Sunday, won't have to worry about paying back any of what they might owe. That's because their commencement speaker, Dr. Robert F. Smith, a billionaire, has pledged to pay all of their...
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Close to 80 employers are expected at Friday's citywide career expo at New Birth MIssionary Baptist Church

Friday: Citywide Career Expo Aimed at "Helping People Pursue their Passion"

Less than a month ago, New Birth Missionary Baptist Church was welcoming first time offenders home for Easter. It was part of the church's bailout program, in-which $120,000 was raised. New Birth is now holding a citywide career expo to help the community, including those out of jail, find work...
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Former first lady Michelle Obama addressed a sold out crowd Saturday at State Farm Arena in Atlanta GA

Atlanta Shows Up for Michelle Obama "Becoming" Book Tour

"Real, open, true, and inspiring to everybody", that's how Keysha McIntyre described the Michelle Obama "Becoming" book tour event in Atlanta Saturday night. McIntyre was surely dressed for the occasion. She work a black t-shirt with white and red rhinestones that spelled "Michelle Forever My...
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Chairman Robb Pitts delivers 2019 State of Fulton County address

Chairman of Fulton County Board of Commissioner Robb Pitts delivered his State of the County address on Tuesday. “Ladies and gentlemen - I really have just one thing to tell you and that is Fulton County is a big deal ,” stated Pitts. In his speech at Flourish, Pitts highlighted the success and...
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Georgia Governor Brian Kemp signs bill banning abortions after 6 weeks.

Abortion Ban After Fetal Heartbeat Becomes Law in Georgia

Georgia's controversial "Heartbeat" Abortion bill has been signed into law. Now called the "Life Act", Governor Brian Kemp signed the measure Tuesday during a ceremony inside the Georgia Capitol in downtown Atlanta. Prior to attaching his signature, Governor Kemp remarked that "Georgia is a state...
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Officer Bruce Griggs (l)  observes as the boys receive fishing lessons at YMCA Camp High HarboUr in Cartersville GA

John Singleton's "Boyz N the Hood" Used to Teach Manhood

V103-Atlanta personality Greg Street has a reputation of giving back to the community. His "WeNeed2Read" initiative rewards hundreds of students annually. Working alongside Bruce Griggs, a local probation officer, the two say they want to help boys become men, and outside the walls of jail. "We've...
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Chris Kelly of Kris Kross

Remembering Chris Kelly of Atlanta's Superstar Rap Group Kris Kross

"Chris Kelly was more than a teen rap star. He was a fiercely loyal family guy, a brave friend and a leader." -- DJ Nabs . V-103 is sending a big Rest In Peace to Chris "Mac Daddy" Kelly of Atlanta's global superstar rap group Kris Kross, and much love to Jermaine Dupri and the entire So So Def...
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Charles Johnson and Dr. Fatu Forna discuss maternal mortality at V-103's Atlanta studios

The Morning Culture Talks Maternal Mortality Among Black Women

On Thursday, April 25, Frank Ski, Jade Novah and JR of The Morning Culture had a conversation about marternal mortality, a topic that's currently being discussed more often, unfortunately due to how many black mothers are losing their lives -- or coming uncomfortably close -- during or after...
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