Each February we celebrate Black History Month. This year throughout February, the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation will spotlight prominent black athletes that exemplified the characteristics the foundation instills in today’s youth.
“The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” - William Arthur Ward
After 41 years, first grade teacher Ms. Flexer of Cole Elementary School in Tennessee arrived on her last day of school to a full classroom. You would think it would be like any other school day with students filling the desks, only it wasn’t. Take a look and see…
Norma Warren is the Treasurer for the Jackie Robinson League in Greenville, NC.
My name is Norma Warren. I am a resident of Greenville, NC, where we house the ONLY Jackie Robinson Baseball League (JRBL) in the country. The JRBL has been in existence for 22 years. During the very early stages of our inception, we contacted Mrs. Robinson and received her blessings to follow our founders’ dreams of providing a baseball league for members of our community who do not have an opportunity to compete elsewhere.