• 00:40

    Nabwic Talks with: Katherine Graham, President of Heritage Contracting

    in Women

    Katherine is the queen of transformation, she didn’t let 10 years of incarceration, racism, sexism or fear, hold her back. She is the original (CBK) “Come Back Kid”.


    Katherine started her journey of reestablishing her life in 2000 in Norfolk, VA while working for The Virginia Pilot, she was offered a position to move to Washington, DC where she managed a multimillion dollar construction project being built for President Bush. She’s married to Mr. Eric Smith, and together they have a 3 year old daughter named Livia. Katherine later moved back to Virginia where she continued to work in construction overseeing major projects for VDOT. Katherine quit her job and started investing in real estate which she began rehabbing houses. Katherine soon realized her true passion for construction was so strong. In 2006 she started her own construction company. She is the owner of two established businesses; Heritage Construction a leading general contracting firm certified under the SBA as a WBE, DBE and SWAM; and the other a not-for-profit called Do It Girl, Inc. that help at risks girls and under privilege women. To gain job skills such a clerical and construction hand on job training and placement, life skills, teaches abstinence and entrepreneurial and business skills to women. Katherine has appeared on local radio stations and she was currently featured in the December 2014 issue of Black Enterprise Magazine. Katherine is a certified Passion Facilitator, Faith Coach and Speaker helping individual to find their true passion which is your purpose that ultimately leads you to your destiny.


    Contact information:  kgraham@heritage-contracting.com

  • 01:14

    Nashville Is Burning: Chancellor Warhol

    in Entertainment

    This week was a buzy one for the guys! Matt went to a party for rising country artist Sam Hunt, saw the musical "Once" at the Tennessee Performign Arts Center (TPAC), attended the Buds N' Suds charity event and hit up Musicians Corner. Then he and Shawn checked out the new Adele's Restaurant and went to the Nashville Lifestyles "Style Setters" event!


    And this week's #NUartist is Chancellor Warhol! Nashville Underground's first hip hop artist, Chancellor grew up drawn to art, cinema, fashion and a diverse culture all of which helped shape his very own style of music today. Channeling an alternative/electro rap style, his unconventional sound has earned him a place on stages such as Bonnaroo, SXSW, Austin City Limits, Lollapalooza, Hangout Fest, Life is Beautiful Festival, and Sundance Film Festival.

  • 00:01

    TRUNEWS 02/24/15: Rick Wiles Guest Hosts the Dr. Katherine Albrecht Show, Pt. 1

    in News

    Is 2015 the year that biometrics officially become mainstream? How close is the federal government to mandating biometric identification for all U.S. citizens? Rick answers these questions as well as listener calls in today's special retransmission of his guest-host appearance on the Dr. Katherine Albrecht Show.

  • 01:08

    The Wednesday Rewind and The Isley Brothers

    in Music

    Another Wednesday brings us to another amazing trip down memory lane. In the not so distant past, Ron Isley, also known as Mr. Bigs, reintroduced himself to a newer audience with R. Kelly in the Down Low video and Contagious. Tonight, we look at the entire career of the Isley Brothers.


    One of the most influential, gifted and diverse artists in the history of R&B/ Pop music, The Isley Brothers represent the quintessential of true artistry and the quality of class in all genres of music, that still continues to reach music lovers worldwide. Join T-Mitch, Q-Man and The Chancellor of Soul, Mike Boone, for an evening of discussion on the music and legacy tof The Isley Brothers 

  • 02:01

    Two Fantastic Women- Valjeanne Jeffers and Katherine Nero

    in Social Networking

    Join Authors on the Rise on Monday, March 2, 2015 from 8-10pm (EST) and two amazing women authors.


    Valjeanne Jeffers is the author of eight books: Voyage of Dreams; Immortal; Immortal II: The Time of Legend; Immortal III: Stealer of Souls; The Switch II: Clockwork; Immortal IV: Collision of Worlds; Mona Livelong: Paranormal Detective; and Colony: Ascension: An Erotic Space Opera.  Valjeanne is also a member of the Carolina African American Writers' Collective (CAAWC). She was featured in 60 Years of Black Women in Horror Fiction. She was also a featured authorduring the Spelman College Octavia Butler Arts and Activism Celebration, organized by famed horror writer Tananarive Due. Her poems have been published (under the name Valjeanne Jeffers-Thompson) in Pembroke Magazine; Revelry; The Ringing Ear: Black Poets Lean South; Drumvoices Revue; Say It Loud: Poems About James Brown; Liberated Muse I: How I Freed My Soul Volume I (as Valijeanne Jeffers). She was also a 2007 semifinalist for the Rita Dove Poetry Award.Valjeanne is co-owner of Q&V Affordable Editing. Preview or publish her novels at: www.vjeffersandqveal.com.


    Katherine Nero has written, produced and directed numerous short films and freelanced on various film and television productions. She is a graduate of Northwestern University where she earned a BA in Political Science and a MA in Radio-Television-Film.  https://www.facebook.com/FortheCauseTheMovie.  Watch the trailer and call in with questions.  Here is the link:  http://www.forthecause-themovie.com/


     

  • 01:41

    Life Challenges, Bent But Not Broken (replay)

    in Culture

    This week's Life Challenge with Don Mills is about 'Ministry' in other words  'How you serve'..


    We are the stewards of our families and friends and the greater society. We are challenged to lift each other up with celebrations, to recognize our mentors, and to become grounded spiritually so we can help others live fuller and more satisfying lives. Now, it is time to recognize our MINISTRY. Life Challengers, share your testimony so that others will understand the benefits. What is it that you do that you are passionate about? What do you stand for and how have you tried to make a positive difference? What are you known for?


    THE ONE-PAGE FINANCIAL PLAN helps demystify the planning process so readers can figure out where they stand on key financial issues and where they want to go, in order to narrow the gap between the two.Carl Richards is a certified financial planner and a columnist for the New York Times, where he has a weekly “Sketch Guy” column. He is also a columnist for Morningstar Magazine and a contributor to Yahoo Finance. Richards is a popular keynote speaker and is the Director of Investor Education for the BAM ALLIANCE. Visit http://www.onepagefinancialplan.com/.


    This week on "Discussing it with Melissa" you will meet Ms. Jakia Cheatham. Author of, "Bent But Not Broken," CEO of Jakia Cheatham, Church Girl's Ministries, and a host of others. 
    She's showing young ladies how amazing it is to live a life of purity and how awesome it is to be a church girl in today’s society. 
    She is determined to change the way the world views a "Church Girl" and bring awareness to people about scoliosis. Listen to her story -her bout with scoliosis - she shares her struggles, how she overcomes and her....heart. 

  • 01:12

    Fashion Concierge

    in Culture

    TMC Express is here to help our customers with their Motor Vehicle needs for the State of NC. If you DO NOT like standing at the DMV line.... That is what TMC Express is for we go for YOU! Not sure if your title work is correct.....That is what TMC Express is for we check your documents for smooth transitions in the DMV. TMC Express accepting individuals and businesses with DMV Needs. Covering All of NC and out of state NC resident & military that live out of state but is registered in North Carolina. Join Tangela Caldwell as she shares how to take the pain out of the Department of Motor Vehicles.


    Kathleen Randall is a Fashion Designer/Fashion Stylist/Cosmetologist/Entrepreneur who back in 2007, along with her husband; she opened her first clothing boutique. “R&R Street Wear” provided trendy and affordable fashions for men and women. It became one of the community’s favorite stores for unique fashions; especially the women’s clothing. The strong community support led Kathleen to focus more on providing great women’s fashions; thus “Tasia’s Underground Fashions” was formed.


     

  • 01:16

    Spiritual Happy Hour with Janelle Hoyland, Cheryl Wash and Jen Louziotis

    in Spirituality

    High Heels and Long Term Relationships are what's on TAP tonight on Spiritual Happy Hour on Blog Talk Radio.  Join Janelle Hoyland, Cheryl Katherine Wash and Jen Louziotis for as we talk about creating a fun dynamic relationship.  

  • 00:33

    IndieReview Behind The Scenes w/ Bobbie Pyron Premier Virtual Author Book Tours

    in Entertainment

    Hello Everyone, My name is Michelle Cornwell Jordan one of your hosts, and my co-host Jamie White is also joining me this evening. Tonight we are very happy to have the opportuity to chat with Children's/YA Fiction Author Bobbie Pyron!


    From Bobbie Pyron: I live in Park City, Utah, way up at 7,000 feet.   I live here with my husband, Todd, our three dogs Boo, Teddy, and Sherlock, and our two cats Mittens and Kami.   Yes, it's a zoo.


    My debut novel THE RING, was published by WestSide Books in 2009. In March of 2011, my middle-grade novel, A DOG'S WAY HOME, was published by Katherine Tegen Books (HarperCollins). The Dogs of Winter (2012) was published by Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic. My new middle grade novel, Lucky Strike (Arthur A. Levine Books), comes out March 1, 2015!


    Contact: http://bobbiepyron.com/index.html


     

  • 00:34

    Gems of Wisdom- Happiness for Beginners

    in Spirituality

    Join Teresa Maron and co-host Lauren Santerre for the stories of Brigid’s Place, as God transforms the hearts, minds, and lives of women today. 


    Katherine Center is the author of Happiness for Beginners.  Her books and essays have appeared in Redbook, People, USA Today, Vanity Fair, The Atlantic, Real Simple, Houstonia, the Dallas Morning News, The Houston Press, and the Houston Chronicle.


    Our stories celebrate Creative and Abundant Living in all religions, communities and forms of spirituality.


    Join our newsletter here, Brigid’s Place,

  • 01:41

    Life Challenges, Bent But Not Broken

    in Culture

    This week's Life Challenge with Don Mills is about 'Ministry' in other words  'How you serve'..


    We are the stewards of our families and friends and the greater society. We are challenged to lift each other up with celebrations, to recognize our mentors, and to become grounded spiritually so we can help others live fuller and more satisfying lives. Now, it is time to recognize our MINISTRY. Life Challengers, share your testimony so that others will understand the benefits. What is it that you do that you are passionate about? What do you stand for and how have you tried to make a positive difference? What are you known for?


    THE ONE-PAGE FINANCIAL PLAN helps demystify the planning process so readers can figure out where they stand on key financial issues and where they want to go, in order to narrow the gap between the two.Carl Richards is a certified financial planner and a columnist for the New York Times, where he has a weekly “Sketch Guy” column. He is also a columnist for Morningstar Magazine and a contributor to Yahoo Finance. Richards is a popular keynote speaker and is the Director of Investor Education for the BAM ALLIANCE. Visit http://www.onepagefinancialplan.com/.


    This week on "Discussing it with Melissa" you will meet Ms. Jakia Cheatham. Author of, "Bent But Not Broken," CEO of Jakia Cheatham, Church Girl's Ministries, and a host of others. 
    She's showing young ladies how amazing it is to live a life of purity and how awesome it is to be a church girl in today’s society. 
    She is determined to change the way the world views a "Church Girl" and bring awareness to people about scoliosis. Listen to her story -her bout with scoliosis - she shares her struggles, how she overcomes and her....heart. 

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