Category Archives: black-owned business

Dr. Huey P. Newton

Did you know that Huey P. Newton had a Ph.D. Dr. Newton co-founded the Black Panther Party with Bobby Seale. Dr.Newton was an activist and revolutionary who dedicated a portion of his life to educating and protecting the black community from being attacked by whites during the 1960’s. He founded the Oakland Community School and the free breakfast program for children.

 

Jesse B. Blayton, Sr.

Good morning family and friends! Jesse B. Blayton, Sr. is the first African-American to own and operate a radio station. His radio station, WERD-AM, was established in Atlanta, Georgia on October 3, 1949. Jesse Blayton was born in Fallis, Oklahoma on December 6, 1879. http://www.facebook.com/AfricanAmerican100 Celebrating accomplishments of African-Americans.

 

 

Standing the Test of Time

Acknowledging a successful black-owned business which stood the test of time for nearly 23 years. M & M Wheels & Tires (334) 285-0512, located in Central Alabama. Stop by the shop today and price our “rim and tire” package deals,¬†size¬†17 to 32 inch. Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/mmwheels100