People: August 21, 2013

Anna Sweeting | 8/22/2013, noon

“Celebrating 100 years of sisterhood, scholarship and service” was the memorable theme that ignited the vision and insight for all DELTA WOMEN throughout the 51st National Convention of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., in Washington, DC last month. Here are some more Deltas who attended: Tawnicia F. Rowan, Betty Burke, Sherrilyn Norwood, Veronica


Anna Sweeting

Wade, Euphrates Abbitt, Tara Askew, Susie Austin, Mashonda Austin-Cheathman, Ida Cash, Rosa Storr, Marsha James, Dr. Alice Johnson, Kristina Rao, Vivian Smith, Ladema Smith, Edna Thompson, Nellie Wilder and Kym Lynch.

Get well wishes to all of our sick and shut-ins! May you soon return to good health!

Football season is right around the corner. Watch for these stars of our high schools in Dade County to once again shine for their respective schools. Dalvin Cook (Miami Central), Quinton “Winky” Flowers  (Miami Jackson), Jaquan Johnson (Miami Killian), Ermon Lane (Homestead), Joseph Yearby (Miami Central). May all of you have a wonderful year playing your favorite sport and bring your school honor and fame. Congratulations to the BTW “Tornadoes” football team for such a wonderful article about your team last week and ranking number 1 in the preseason 25 top picks.

Not the largest, but the best Booker T. Washington class of 1957 awarded scholarships to: India Williams and Tytiana Haynes with $1,500 scholarships for college. Congratulations ladies!

Eastlynne Robinson is in Miami visiting his mother Francenia Lewis Robinson and family members. Eastlynne lives in Philadelphia.

Schools is open, teachers, boys and girls have a good year, a healthy and safe year! You have one life to live boys and girls enjoy your school days! They are your B-E-S-T! Stay in school, graduate, and you will see the D-I-F-F-E-R-E-N-C-E. You will not regret staying in school, learn all that you can!