(Madeira, OH) — Drug charges are pending in Ohio against a woman accused of snorting coke during a visit at her daughter’s school. Police in Madeira say Emily Rosenberger was at her eight-year-old’s Valentine’s Day party when staff members caught her in a restroom snorting what appeared to be cocaine. It happened at Madeira Elementary […]

(Arlington, VA)  —  Metrorail track work moves into Arlington for the Presidents Day weekend, with station closures on the Orange Line.  Beginning at 10 tonight and continuing through the system’s closing on Monday night, shuttle buses will replace Orange Line trains between Rosslyn and Virginia Square.  Passengers should add at least 30 minutes to their […]

(Dallas, TX) — Bishop T.D. Jakes plans to deliver an uplifting message at Whitney Houston’s funeral this weekend. Pastor Jakes says along with trying to comfort the family, he’ll use his allotted time to speak about faith and reflection. Jakes is the senior pastor at the non-denominational Potter’s House megachurch in Dallas. He worked with […]

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According to TMZ …. Whitney had been very spiritual in her final days … quoting the bible, singing hymns and engaging in intense conversations about Jesus Christ and the afterlife with her close friends and family members. Here is the passage that hey say she was repeatedly studying and reciting: Matthew 3:13-17 13Then Jesus came from […]

Mary Mary is not just telling you to “Go Get It” with this new music, they are also showing by example with their multi-faceted careers. The Gospel duo just released their brand new single, entitled “Go Get It,” from their forthcoming album of the same name, which is slated to drop in May. This greatest hits […]

As biometric technology continues to make its way to the forefront of everyday life, it will now be made available to middle and high schoolers in Florida. Pinellas Florida school system will be the first in the nation to use palm scanning technology to pay for lunch. Rutenbeck says, “This gives children more time to eat lunch […]

(Raeford, NC)  —  A preschool in North Carolina is accused of telling a four-year-old student her homemade lunch is not healthy enough.  The “Carolina Journal” is reporting it happened at WestHoke Elementary School in Raeford.  The homemade lunch included a turkey and cheese sandwich, banana, potato chips, and apple juice.  However, the little girl ended up eating chicken […]

(Washington, DC)  —  Dozens of students at George Washington University are recovering from norovirus.  The school has confirmed 85 cases of the highly contagious virus which causes symptoms that include vomiting and stomach cramping.  Students say they are concerned about contracting the virus. Buildings like the Marvin Center, Gelman Library and Lerner Health and Wellness Center are being scrubbed down.  […]

(Alexandria, VA)  —  Today’s funeral procession for Alexandria paramedic Joshua Weissman will have a major impact on travel in the area.  Stretches of King Street, Braddock Road, Van Dorn Street, Seminary Road and Janney’s Lane will all be impacted as the procession gets underway later this afternoon. The entire Alexandria Fire Department will be out of service […]

Gospel singer Marvin Winans will give the eulogy at Whitney Houston’s funeral this Saturday at New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. Whitney’s mother, Cissy Houston, requested that Marvin be the one to say a few words, reports USA Today. Marvin, a Grammy winner and musical legend in his own right, knew Whitney well and […]

Like many of us, Bishop Jakes wrestle with the notion that Music Legend, Whitney Houston, has passed away. As the producer of the last film Whitney Houston stared he addresses his congregation with comforting words. Check out the video! Sparkle was the unreleased film that critics believed would help relaunch Whitney Houston’s acting career, but now we’ll […]