In above photo: (L-R) Joi Jeter, mother Sonya Waddell and Jimmie “JJ” Jeter. (Submitted photo) Family reunion and NBTF lead star to Winston-Salem By Felecia Piggott-Long, Ph.D. For The Chronicle
In above photo: Kemet Academy Summer Youth step team performs as part of Youth Celebrity Project for the National Black Theatre Festival. (Submitted photo) By Felecia Piggott-Long, Ph. D. For
In above photo: Actress Margaret Avery and actor Richard Brooks stroll down the runway at the NBTF Gala on Monday night, Aug. 3. (Photo by Donna Rogers) The National Black
In above photo: Celebrities and festival-goers march through the streets of downtown Winston-Salem during the NBTF closing parade on Saturday, Aug. 8. (Photo by Tevin Stinson) Parade through downtown Winston-Salem
In above photo: Winston-Salem native Jackee Harry discusses “Black Stars of the Great White Way”. This is Harry’s first time
In above photo: Vivian Reed presents insights into “An Evening with Vivian Reed” at a press conference on Tuesday, Aug.
Winston-Salem’s own Rudy Anderson Jr. took home top honors for his contributions as an employee of Winston-Salem State University. Anderson,
Crisis Control Ministry will end the year-long celebration of its 40th anniversary with a community music and worship service on