Featured People

Reward offered in the search of missing teen, Kylan Stubler

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Black Judge Marvin Teer, Jr. of St. Louis, Missouri

Judge Marvin Teer, Jr. shows off the lamp he donated for a charitable... 

Ann Peebles, “I Can’t Stand the Rain,” Makes St. Louis Native Shine

Ann Peebles was born in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, and she was... 

Featured Landmarks

Buffalo Soldiers Monument – A Colin Powell Idea to Recognize African Americans

THE BUFFALO SOLDIERS African Americans, by law, were not permitted... 

First Black Church a Part of Rich African American History – Arrow Rock, Missouri

Brown Chapel Black Church Built by African American People in... 

Kansas City’s Blue Room Makes You Relive History and Experience History at the Same Time

The Blue Room captures the spirit of Kansas City.  Jazz is apart... 

Black Missouri Headlines

Nate Quinn, Springfield Public Schools Cultural Diversity Coordinator

Dr. Nate Quinn Coordinator of Cultural Diversity and Expanded Learning Opportunities Telephone:... 

February 16, 2011 | Read the story »

African American Heritage Month 2006 Springfield, Missouri

African American Heritage Month (Celebrating Community Valuing Diversity) in 2006 in Springfield, Missouri was sponsored by the African... 

December 22, 2008 | Read the story »

Mamie Hughes – Champion Of Kansas City

She’s a true champion of the community by Steve Penn of the Kansas City Star (Saturday August 19, 2006)    She fought for... 

December 22, 2008 | Read the story »