The publisher and staff of the Afro American Newspaper wish you and yours a joyous holiday season and a safe and prosperous New Year. They are, from left, Marquise Goodwin, Shari Flicking, Cheryl Cooper, Denise Dorsey, Robert Blount, Lenora Howze, Elijah Washington, Roschelle Johnson, Ben Phillips, Takiea Hinton, Anderson Ward, Dana Green, Avis Thomas-Lester, Ron Taylor, Mia Hawkins, Diane Hocker, Jake Oliver, Brenda Loving, Susan Gould, Sammy Graham, Rosa “Rambling Rose” Pryor-Trusty, William Hargrave, A. Lois DeLaine, Greg Dale, Dan Moore, Rev. Dorothy Boulware, Jack Leister and JaZette Marshburn.