| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:33 AM
Although the Tuskegee Airmen have a lengthy history that stretches back to a small program at the Tuskegee Institute, “Red Tails” focuses on the exploits of the 332nd Fighter Group based at the Ramitelli air base...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Hagerstown residents Patricia Johnson and her granddaughter, Michele Sonntag, said they're planning a special date Friday.
The two are going to the movies to see "Red Tails," a film that tells the story of the famed Tuskegee Airmen, the first African-...
| 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...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Fighting the enemy overseas and fighting prejudice at home. That's the role the Tuskegee Airmen played during and after World War II.
Students at Collegiate School in Wichita learned about the group's history on Thursday.
The 'Rise Above' exhibit...
| Jul 13, 2012
Maria Cole, the widow of music legend Nat King Cole and the mother of singer Natalie Cole whose own singing career included a stint as vocalist for Duke Ellington's orchestra in the mid-1940s, has died. She was 89.
Cole died Tuesday at a hospice in...
| 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.