Brother Ruben Clinton Ransaw, Jr., 80, passed away peacefully on January 26, 2020. He was born April 10, 1939 in Alexander City, AL to Clinton & Annie Bell Ransaw, and later married his best friend & love, Nettie LeGrier Ransaw, on March 27, of 1962.
Brother Ransaw served as principal of Miramar High School for two years. During his tenure at Miramar High School, he received the key to the City of Miramar and was honored in 1987 and 1989 by the Mayor of the City of Miramar
(FYI: The Rev. Ronald W. English, of Charleston, West Virginia, was a Ministerial Assistant to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and offered the prayer at his funeral in 1968. Charleston, WV is probably the last city in the nation to name a street to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The story behind the compromise reached concerning the name change revealed the power of collaboration to achieve a desired result.) Background: A resolution to name a street honoring Dr. King was p
New Leaders Council (NLC), the nation’s largest organization that recruits, trains, and promotes a rising generation progressive leaders, has announced the selection of 930 Fellows to the 2020 NLC Institute -- including Alpha Rho Chapter Alumni John Terrelle Bynum. The 2020 NLC Fellows will attend skills-based trainings over six months in one of 50 NLC Chapters across the country. The 2020 NLC Fellows class represents one of our nation’s most diverse generations with 66% of F
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Today, Sunday, January 5, 2020, marks the 96th anniversary of the establishment of the 38th House of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. on the campus of Moregouse College in Atlanta Georgia. The rich history of the Alpha Rho Chapter is one steeped in a long-standing tradition of excellence in leadership, scholarship and service. The deep roots of Alpha Rho lie intertwined with that of the distinguished and visionary men of the Eta Lambda chapter. There have been 124 initiation
Rev. Charles Jenkins stepped down as pastor of Fellowship Chicago at the end of 2019. He has been succeeded in leadership by Rev. Reginald Wayne Sharpe, Jr. Pastor Jenkins joined the pastoral staff of his mentor, Rev. Dr. Clay Evans, founder of Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church, nearly 21 years ago in 1998. Then in 2000, he officially succeeded Dr. Evans as Senior Pastor and has since then led the congregation to much growth in all areas. Rev. Reginald W. Sharpe, Jr. had