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Teaching our children to be leaders

By at November 20, 2014 | 3:23 pm | 0 Comment

Teaching our children to be leaders

As a child growing up, I learned alot of things, such as the expectation  to do well in school, make good grades, listen to your teacher, and respect your elders. I also learned to get along with others and how to work well with my peers. The one thing I didn't really... Read more »

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Sign Up for Health Care at Headlines Barber Shop

By at October 31, 2014 | 5:55 pm | 0 Comment

Sign Up for Health Care at Headlines Barber Shop

Charlotte based Headlines Barber Shop is partnering with Legal Services of Southern Piedmont (LSSP) to provide on-site assistance for individuals signing up for health insurance through the Affordable Healthcare Act also known as “ObamaCare”.  Open enrollment starts... Read more »

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Panthers Sign Scott To Active Roster; Release Godfrey

By at October 21, 2014 | 3:34 pm | 0 Comment

Panthers Sign Scott To Active Roster; Release Godfrey

The Carolina Panthers have signed guard Chris Scott to the active roster from the practice squad and released cornerback Charles Godfrey, the team announced Tuesday. Scott, who started eight games for the Panthers in 2013 before being released by the team in this... Read more »

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Headlines Barber Shop Raises 7,000 Meals for Charlotte Families

By at October 8, 2014 | 10:00 am | 0 Comment

Headlines Barber Shop Raises 7,000 Meals for Charlotte Families

Charlotte based Headlines Barber Shop held its 2nd Annual Cookout for a Cause on September 28 at Reedy Creek Park.  Last year’s event was a great success with the barber shop collecting enough money to provide over 5,000 meals to Charlotte families in need.   This... Read more »

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Time is drawing near…

By at October 1, 2014 | 3:35 pm | 0 Comment

Time is drawing near…

As we embark upon the last quarter of this year, 2014, it would behoove us all to do the often times dreaded self-check that is so badly needed in this life. Have I progressed at all, in any way, since the year began? Am I on target to reach the goals I so proudly... Read more »

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2014 Cookout for a Cause

By at September 4, 2014 | 3:54 pm | 0 Comment

2014 Cookout for a Cause

Charlotte based Headlines Barber Shop will hold its 2nd Annual Cookout for a Cause on September 28 from 1-5pm at Reedy Creek Park from 1-5pm.  All proceeds from the cookout benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina.  Last year’s event was a great success.  The... Read more »

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Headlines Barber Shop 2nd Annual Food Drive Results

By at August 20, 2014 | 10:02 am | 0 Comment

Headlines Barber Shop 2nd Annual Food Drive Results

Headlines Barber Shop completed its 2nd Annual Food Drive on Saturday, August 16th.  The drive was coined “The #1000PoundFoodDrive” and it aimed at collecting 1,000 pounds of food for the Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina.  The barber shop focuses on summertime... Read more »

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Sensoria 2015 re-launches event website, announces call for applicants, artists & programs

By at August 4, 2014 | 9:46 am | 0 Comment

Sensoria 2015 re-launches event website, announces call for applicants, artists & programs

Participants may use new online application form to become a part of the arts festival Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) has re-launched its Sensoria event Web page at sensoria.cpcc.edu. Since its inception, the week-long event has brought the best in literature,... Read more »

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The Dark Side of Leadership: Why Fear is a Losing Strategy

By at July 30, 2014 | 10:11 am | 0 Comment

The Dark Side of Leadership: Why Fear is a Losing Strategy

Fear can enable your survival, but it will never empower you to succeed as a leader or emerging leader. When people complain about their bosses and workplaces, fear is often the unnamed source of their discontent. This is what fear sounds like in our self-talk and... Read more »

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CMPD Officer Injured During Investigation

By at July 29, 2014 | 4:19 pm | 0 Comment

CMPD Officer Injured During Investigation

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Homicide/ADW Unit along with the Major Crash Unit is currently investigating an assault involving a black Nissan and a CMPD Motorcycle Unit Officer at W. Sugar Creek Road and Reagan Drive. On Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at... Read more »

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#WomenStrong: Reflecting on the Gray Classic Women’s Empowerment Brunch

By at July 22, 2014 | 11:29 pm | 0 Comment

#WomenStrong: Reflecting on the Gray Classic Women’s Empowerment Brunch

  Photo courtesy of Neil Nicholson Saturday, July 19, 2014. It was a perfect day for the occasion. Rainy, dreary, calm and peaceful...the kind of weather that often brings a much-needed boost in motivation, inspiration, and strength. My first time in attendance,... Read more »

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, New President Installed

By at July 19, 2014 | 6:11 pm | 0 Comment

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, New President Installed

Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a business executive, was installed as the 2014-2018 International President of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA), an international service organization that was founded on the campus of Howard University in... Read more »

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Seeking Peacefulness In Chaos

By at June 15, 2014 | 1:03 am | 0 Comment

Seeking Peacefulness In Chaos

~Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.~ Philippians 4:6-7... Read more »

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Headlines Barber Shop to Host Community Resume Party

By at June 12, 2014 | 3:49 pm | 0 Comment

Headlines Barber Shop to Host Community Resume Party

Headlines Barber Shop and AyresVoice are partnering up to hold a Community Resume Party on June 28th from 10am – 2pm.  The event will be held at Headlines Barber Shop at 5309 E. Independence Blvd in Charlotte. AyresVoice is a company which offers a slew of services... Read more »

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MIchael Baisden Returns to a Movement He Helped Launch

By at June 9, 2014 | 11:05 am | 0 Comment

MIchael Baisden Returns to a Movement He Helped Launch

Nationally syndicated radio host and community activist Michael Baisden will be the keynote speaker at the 5th annual Beauty Supply Store Start-Up Summer Conference on August 16th and 17th, 2014, a conference organized by Professor Devin Robinson... Read more »

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Headlines Barber Shop to host pep rally for the 2014 Steve Harvey Neighborhood Awards

By at May 8, 2014 | 9:42 am | 0 Comment

Headlines Barber Shop to host pep rally for the 2014 Steve Harvey Neighborhood Awards

Locally owned Headlines Barber Shop is hosting a pep rally on Tuesday, May 20th.  The Barber Shop is vying for one of the 4 available positions as the nominees for the Best Barber Shop in the 2014 Steve Harvey Neighborhood Awards.  On May 20th, individuals nationwide can... Read more »

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Back Alley Film Series Presented by the Charlotte Film Society

By at April 28, 2014 | 2:32 pm | 0 Comment

Back Alley Film Series Presented by the Charlotte Film Society

The Back Alley Film Series has joined with the entire country of the Netherlands to bring you our next movie, New Kids Turbo! A Dutch sketch comedy troupe that started off on TV and the internet has elevated to the silver screen with a cinematic rendering of their own... Read more »

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The Gentlemen’s League Partners with Headlines Barbershop to Honor Scholars

By at April 22, 2014 | 9:19 am | 0 Comment

The Gentlemen’s League Partners with Headlines Barbershop to Honor Scholars

Headlines Barbershop participated in an event to celebrate 2 young men who made the honor roll.  The Gentlemen's League organized the event.  The Gentlemen's League is an organization devoted to encouraging "at - risk" minority boys to excel in school.  The event was... Read more »

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Ebenezer Baptist Church Honors Christ’s Sacrifice Through a Day of Service

By at April 17, 2014 | 9:17 am | 0 Comment

Ebenezer Baptist Church Honors Christ’s Sacrifice Through a Day of Service

Sharing the love of Christ by serving others throughout the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area.” Charlotte, NC, April 19, 2014:  Approximately 800 members and friends of Ebenezer Baptist Church will participate in a Mission Blitz, an event that involves over 30... Read more »

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Sow Much Good Market Re-Opens April 12

By at April 9, 2014 | 2:27 pm | 0 Comment

Sow Much Good Market Re-Opens April 12

Low Cost Produce Option for Food Desert Residents, Cooking Demos at Grand Re-Opening  April 9, 2014 (Charlotte, N.C.) – On April 12, Sow Much Good re-opens its market to the community for the spring, summer and fall seasons. Serving over 73,000 people living in urban... Read more »

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