In Remembrance of Bettye Rivers — Maywood Royalty

Wednesday, June 24, 2015 || Originally Published: Maywood Matters || By Rhonda Sherrod, J.D., Ph.D. Proverbs 31:26  (KJV): She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness. “We were there, because so many parents weren’t.” Grady Rivers, Sr., Boston Globe, October 1, 2006 They were always “there.” This is a tribute to a beautiful lady who was always there, along with her … Continue reading In Remembrance of Bettye Rivers — Maywood Royalty

Death Notifications: Bettye Rivers

Sunday, June 21, 2015 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR  The visitation service of Bettye Rivers will be held Wed., June 24, 2015, 3 PM to 8 PM, at Second Baptist Church, 431 S 13th Avenue, Maywood. The wake and funeral service will also be at Second Baptist Church on Thur., June 25, 2015, at 10 AM. The funeral will begin at 11 AM. Rivers, a longtime anchor of the … Continue reading Death Notifications: Bettye Rivers

The Once And Future Doc: Congressman Danny Davis’s Tribute To Maywood’s Native Son A Moment For Leaders To Reflect On The Village That Was, Is And Will Be

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 || By Michael Romain Monday, MAYWOOD — During an interview last Sunday with ESPN’s Michael Wilbon, LA Clippers coach Doc Rivers discussed the locker room fallout from team owner Donald Sterling’s racist comments. “This was a distraction,” he said of the controversy. In the first meeting after Sterling’s comments were made public, his players were visibly angry, so angry they “wanted … Continue reading The Once And Future Doc: Congressman Danny Davis’s Tribute To Maywood’s Native Son A Moment For Leaders To Reflect On The Village That Was, Is And Will Be