AKRON, Ohio — More than 200 Ellet High School students received their diplomas Friday night at Akron Civic Theatre. Among them was an 87-year-old man getting an honorary diploma, 60 years after he left school for the military. Floyd Edward Hoskins, known to friends and family members as Ed, left Ellet High School in 1949 […]

If you are fan of the Braxton Family Values then you know that Tamar Braxton was crazy about her ‘Teddy Wubskins’ Vince.  Well as you all know that as grown folks it is hard to not only be partners in marriage but stress goes to a whole other level when you are business partners as […]


Graduation will be bittersweet this year for a senior at St. Edward’s High School. Though Jackson Seo, Jr. will be going on to college and even has some scholarship money, his parents will be unable to make the special day. “What I keep telling my son is, ‘Hey, God is the best. At least you […]

First-generation American born son Ben Jeanty, 27, graduated from William Patterson U on the same day as his dad, Duvinson.   Afirst-generation Haitian American got to share one of his most proud days with his 63-year-old father – they both graduated from college on the same day. “I always had it in my mind to […]

One of the attackers involved posted on Facebook “sorry not sorry” and does not regret fighting another family.   ARLINGTON, Tenn. — Witnesses say a family of five wanted to sit in a certain area at graduation when a family of two came in and wanted the seats they were saving, leading to an explosive […]

Decked out in full cap and gown, complete with a valedictorian cord, Andrew Jones showed up to his graduation from Amite High School ready to experience his hard work paying off. He didn’t get the chance because of what he was wearing on his face. “Eventually they took my gown,” he recalled, “They told me […]

Ruben earned a degree in voice studies   Ruben Studdard can add Master of Arts Degree to his list of credentials. The American Idol star announced on his Instagram profile that he graduated from Alabama A&M University. The Flying Without Wings singer fittingly majored in voice studies. Looks like he is a stellar singer and student. Congrats, Ruben!   RELATED […]

In 1998, we were first introduced to Lauryn Hill’s first born, Zion Marley, from the song of the same name on her seminal debut album, “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill” The handsome young man is moving along in life, and we are there to witness a small portion of it, thanks to his his proud papa’s Instagram […]

First Lady Michelle Obama honored a slain honor student during an emotional speech to hundreds of teenagers at King College Prep High School in Chicago Tuesday evening.…

Syleena Johnson has joined the ranks of Graduation Season 2015 by completing her diploma 21 years later. The story goes, she enrolled at Duke University back in 1994, jointed Zeta Phi Beta in 1996, transferred to Illinois State in 1997, but dropped out just before the finish line so that she could focus on her […]

As graduation season continues, one college graduate is inspiring us all by getting her degree at the age of 99-years-old – proving it’s never too late for education. Doreetha Daniels collected her associate’s degree in social sciences at the College of the Canyons in Santa Clarita, Calif. With the help of her tutors and relatives, Daniels was […]

A 99-year old woman shed a few tears on Friday as she graduated from the College of the Canyons. Doreetha Daniels has been studying at…