Milestones: Maywood Native Selected for Oprah Winfrey Scholarship

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 || Navy Office of Community Outreach || Jamal McNeill A Maywood, Illinois, native who serves with a Navy Reserve unit in Georgia is scheduled to travel in May to South Africa and Zimbabwe on an Oprah Winfrey scholarship. Petty Officer 3rd Class Mario Lamar, a supply representative with Littoral Combat Ship-Surface Warfare Atlanta and a student at Morehouse College in Atlanta, will … Continue reading Milestones: Maywood Native Selected for Oprah Winfrey Scholarship

The High Price of A Dream

By Michael Romain Justin Guyton has a fight on his hands. The current Morehouse freshman and Proviso Math and Science Academy graduate is on a mission to raise enough money to offset the costs of attending the school of his dreams. But as he and millions of other aspiring collegians across the nation are beginning to realize—dreams are expensive. Bruce Watson, of the website Daily … Continue reading The High Price of A Dream