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The Gantt Report  After Hillary Clinton and many other Democratic candidates around the country suffered devastating defeats in 2016 elections, someone asked President Barack Obama what he wanted to do when President-Elect Donald Trump replaces him in the White House. I thought Obama would say that he was going back to...
A good shepherd takes care of his flock. The shepherd can lead his flock to a better pasture. He can feed his sheep. He can protect his sheep. He can heal his sheep when they are hurt or injured. If Black political and community leaders can be considered as our...
I Got NEXT! October 14 and 15th heralded the mid-year annual workshop for members of Jerusalem Grand Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star, State of Florida, Prince Hall affiliated.  The event was held at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront, located at 225 E. Coastline Drive in Jacksonville. The workshop convenes...

Obama X

The Gantt Report: President Barack Obama made quite a splash at a 2016 Congressional Black Caucus dinner. News reports say Obama gave his most fiery Presidential speech ever as he tried to fire up some political puppets before the upcoming fall elections. I say puppets because even if the President didn’t say...

Pharoah’s Police Force

The Gantt Report: I want to apologize in advance. This week I’m writing one of what I think is one of my most important columns but I am writing with a very heavy heart for a couple of reasons. First, I want to wish the Editor and Publisher of The Pensacola...

Easy to Lie

The Gantt Report: I own two businesses and I’m a Managing Partner in a third firm. At least 90% of the business people I deal with are perpetual liars! People wanting to trade in commodities lie about having, gold, silver, sugar or other commodities, they lie about having money to buy...
I Got Next! Since age 12, Terrance Gattling had a desire to be an entertainer. The 34-year-old Miami native is now seeing a childhood dream come true as an emerging artist and producer. In his spare time he can be found trolling the sidelines of a football game featuring his...

When People Try You

The Gantt Report: Stop getting mad when that man or woman who you’re dealing with tries you. All of us have the tendency to try people. It’s in our DNA. You cannot know how far you can go in life, in love or in business if you never take the chance...
I Got Next! There is a valid need of cakes and cupcakes for various venues such as weddings, birthdays, holidays, and observances. The need is no less valid in order to satisfy one’s need for sweets. Whatever the need, whatever the design, whatever the venue, the enterprising ladies at Velvet...