| Jan 19, 2012
"Red Tails"squanders a great subject, reducing the real-life struggles and fierce heroics of the Tuskegee Airmen to rickety cliche. Some of the action is fun. But if something about that statement doesn't sound right, well, there's your chief problem with...
| Jan 18, 2012
As George Lucas gears up for the Friday release of his latest film "Red Tails", he speaks openly about the adversity he faced bringing the epic tale of America's first all-black combat aviator team, known as the Tuskegee Airmen, to the big screen.
| Jan 23, 2012
| 12:33 PM
Herbert Carter and Mildred Hemmons had no time for dating in the early months of 1942.
He was training to become a member of the Tuskegee Airmen, the nation's first military program for African-American pilots.
She was the bold, daring woman who...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:28 PM
Students from HISD and Aldine ISD were treated to a free screening of the new film "Red Tails"about the first African American men to fly U.S. fighter planes. The men have become known as the Tuskegee Airmen since their training took place in Tuskegee,...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:17 AM
Bertram Levy was a member of the grounds crew for the famed Tuskegee Airmen. In February of 2012 he sat down for an interview with Eye Opener Philly's, Ashley Johnson. In this video clip from the interview, Bertram recalls the bonds that united all the...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 7:27 AM
There's something fresh to do every day this week at Central Florida's theme parks and attractions.
+ MONDAY: New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl MPV Eli Manning will be going to Disney World. He'll be honored in a parade down Magic Kingdom's Main...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 1:03 PM
It's not very often you meet a real life American hero, but that's exactly what Dr. Dempsey Morgan is.
During an era when blacks still weren't readily encouraged to get an education, Morgan attended two universities along with the esteemed West Point...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 4:41 PM
SOUTH BEND -- A South Bend woman and her family have a strong connection to the Tuskegee Airmen who have been recognized particularly this February during Black History Month in the movie "Red Tails."
Evelyn Baugh and her sister, the late Agnes...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 6:07 PM
As the first African-American woman to achieve the rank of major general in the U.S. Army, Marcia M. Anderson helped inspire Letterkenny Army Depot employees Friday as they observed Black History Month.
In a keynote speech focusing on “Black...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 5:20 PM
There is a special exhibit at the World War II museum honoring African-Americans who served, including the Tuskegee Airmen. Photojournalist Ryan Thornburg chronicles the life of a local Tuskegee Airman as he tells his story and the importance of the men.
| Jan 25, 2010
| 3:55 PM
The Tuskegee Airmen were dedicated, determined young men who enlisted to become America's first black military airmen, at a time when there were many people who thought that black men lacked intelligence, skill, courage and patriotism. They came from...
| Sep 18, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Times staffer Molly Hennessy-Fiske's obituary on Robert Searcy, a member of the all-black group of World War II servicemen known as the Tuskegee Airmen and a longtime resident of Los Angeles, is posted. Here's an excerpt: Searcy was born in......