Yolonda Beech is the producer for Let’s Talk with Ernie Allen and on-air talent for WQQK – 92Q. She is from Nashville, TN and received her Bachelor of Arts and Science degree from Tennessee State University. In her spare time she enjoys reading, traveling and most importantly spending time with family.
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On April 9, 2019, the New York City Council enacted a bill banning pre-employment testing for marijuana use. The bill passed on a 41−4 vote and is expected to be signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio. The City Council’s bill prohibits New York City employers from requiring a prospective employee to submit to a marijuana…MORE
Oakland’s city council unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday that decriminalizes the use of entheogenic plants, a category that includes flora such as “magic mushrooms,” cactuses, and iboga that can induce a psychedelic experience. Oakland is the second city in the country, after Denver, to decriminalize these substances. However, magic mushrooms still remain illegal under federal…MORE
Big Sean has been keeping out of the public eye for much of 2019 but decided to appear shortly after midnight on his 31st birthday Monday (March 25) to open up about the mental health struggles he’d been dealing with in a three-part video posted to Instagram. If you recall, Sean opened up to Billboard…MORE
In many places around the world—from India to Africa to Hawaii—placing the title “Auntie” or “Aunty” before someone’s name who is not your actual aunt is seen as a sign of respect. It’s also common in Black culture here in America—for instance, when an older Black woman achieves something great, on Twitter, you can expect…MORE
Apollo Nida Spotted for the First Time Since Early Prison Release, Fiancée Visits Him at Halfway House
After five years behind bars, Apollo Nida is out on the loose and is already strolling the streets … with his fiancée. It was confirmed (Jun 5) that Apollo was released from prison a few years earlier than expected and transported to a halfway house in Philadelphia. The photos show a bearded Apollo wearing a…MORE