“Blackish” star Jenifer Lewis returned to St. Louis for Webster University’s black-tie Centennial Gala on November 14 at St. Louis Union Station. The gala topped off Webster University’s 100th Anniversary year. More than 500 people attended the elegant event, and $1.2 million was raised to b…

      Essie Mae and Luster Loftin Jr. celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 22. They are the proud parents of three sons, Greg, Ronnie and Tyrone; two daughters, Karen and Danielle; four grandkids and one great-grand. Luster retired from Laclede Gas Co. and Essie Mae retired from the U…

        Happy 13th Earth Day to my son Lee'lan Wilder on June 8.  He is a member of Junior Black Chamber of Commerce, Character Development Institute, and Sabayet Younger Society. Lee'lan is very creative, an excellent skateboarder, and conscious Prince "light of our lives," who makes us proud. With…

          Jasmine Jones has been selected as Miss Black Missouri USA for 2014! Jasmine was selected from several qualified applicants to represent Missouri in the Miss Black USA pageant this August. Jasmine, 25, is a graduate of Missouri Southern State University where she majored in Health Science an…