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SPD looking for dangerous male with DOC Warrant

Julie Humphreys, Public Safety Communication Manager, 509.625.5868. Police are looking for 43 year old Edward (Eli) Ezekial Smith who is believed to be in possession of and living out of a stolen vehicle. The vehicle is a 2016 dark gray GMC Canyon - license plate C58821F / WA and is described as very beat-up. Smith is a white male 5’7”, 160 pounds, with black hair and green eyes. If you have information on Smith’s whereabouts please call Crime Check at 456-2233.
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Lake City teen reported missing

The Lake City Police Department is asking the public to be on the lookout for a missing teenager. Adrian Johnson, 15, was last seen Monday at 10:30 p.m. in the area of NE Aberdeen Ave in Lake City. He was wearing a black, white and red jacket and jean shorts.
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Police searching for 11 year old girl in KCMO

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Ra'Miyah Marshall has been found safe, according to police. KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Kansas City police are searching for an 11-year-old girl who has been reporting as missing and endangered. Ra'miyah Marshall was last seen at 7 a.m. near the 5400 block of Olive...
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Seventeen’s First Black Cover Model, Joyce Walker-Joseph, Is Still Breaking Barriers

Joyce Walker-Joseph appeared on the November 1972 cover of Seventeen—the first Black model to get the full cover of the magazine. (Though, as Walker-Joseph points out, it wasn’t actually her first time on the cover; in her previous appearance, she was “postage-stamp size” above the logo.) Walker-Joseph soon became an icon of the “Black is beautiful” movement, and a major role model to young Black women. In 1997, she and her husband, playwright, poet, and former Black Panther Jamal Joseph, co-founded the IMPACT Repertory Theatre, a Harlem-based youth theater company and a key expression of Walker-Joseph’s lifetime of being, as she calls it, an “artivist.”

Five inmates escape from Avoyelles Detention Center

Five Avoyelles Parish inmates escaped from Detention Center #1 in Marksville Monday night (Sept. 27). Sheriff David Dauzat is asking the public for assistance in apprehending the escapees by calling the 911 Communication Center or the /APSO at 318-253-4000 with any information about the inmates' whereabouts. The five men are:

‘For us, Black hair is Black history’: Rihanna’s fashion show sparks row for styling white models’ hair in braids

Singer Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty fashion line has stirred an online debate around cultural appropriation, after models wore what appeared to be braids during the label’s lingerie show. After the show was screened last Friday on Amazon Prime, viewers expressed concern on social media at seeing non-Black models, including Emily Ratajkowski, with braids.

New law protects against discrimination for hair texture, style

Unruly. Messy. Unmanageable. Difficult. Unkempt. Frizzy. Dirty. Nappy. Danielle Green, the founder of Las Vegas-based beauty salon Radically Curly, has heard every negative description of natural hair that exists. “Wait, we don’t use that word in here,” Green will tell her clients. “We just have, ‘He or she has highly...

GovBall 2021 Brought Back Festival Beauty

Music festivals and concerts might be looking very different this year (and unfortunately some aren’t even happening at all), but it hasn’t stopped our craving for the fun creative world of festival hair and makeup. It’s the venue where people can really let their freak flag fly, so to speak. With the spirit of experimentation, fun, and music in the air, people feel the most empowered to try a hair or makeup style they maybe wouldn’t try in their regular walking life. Looks that are deemed too much for the office or a wedding truly thrive in the music festival scene.

Five escape from Avoyelles Parish Sheriff’s Office Marksville DC-1 Jail

On September 27, 2021, at approximately 1933 hours, the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff’s Office Marksville DC-1 Jail Facility Deputies detected an escape by five (5) male prisoners. The following inmates escaped the DC-1 facility:. 1) William Johnson, a 27-year-old black male from Marksville, LA. He is approximately 5’9” tall with black...

Adriana Lima’s Controversial Instagram Pic Causes Backlash, Mockery

Model Adriana Lima has been hit with a wave of backlash following a controversial photo she posted to Instagram. Lima was accused of committing cultural appropriation in a recent photo, and many commenters noted that the supermodel pulled off the look poorly to boot. Adriana Lima Under Fire For Hairstyle.

15 easy braided hairstyles for Black Friday week

Braided hairstyles are most of the women’s summer favorites, and they look great throughout the year. They not only protect your hair from any potential damage but are fuss-free and offer endless styling options. Wearing a hairstyle that suits your vibe can be difficult with weaves, wigs, and even wash-and-go...

I was taught my Afro-curly hair is 'bad hair.' I'm now teaching girls that it's beautiful

Carolina Contreras is the 34-year-old founder and CEO of Miss Rizos Salon in the Dominican Republic and in New York City that helps people with Afro-curly hair care for and embrace its natural texture. For Latinx Heritage Month, Contreras reflected on her memories of hair from her childhood and how they shaped who she is now and informed her mission as an entrepreneur.

APSO confirms 5 inmates escaped Marksville jail Monday night

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - According to the Avoyelles Parish Sheriff’s Office, five male inmates escaped from Marksville DC-1 Jail on September 27 around 7:33 p.m. Authorities are still looking for the escapees and investigations are ongoing. The following inmates escaped from the facility:. William Johnson, 27, of Marksville. He is...