Angellica S. Sweat named Presidential Merit Scholar

Angellica S. Sweat was named a Presidential Merit Scholar during the Samuel E. Duncan Honors Day Convocation at Livingstone College on Thursday April 21st. Only 34 students of the entire student body received the coveted gold medal from the President of Livingstone College, Dr. Jimmy R. Jenkins.   Recipients of this award must have a […]

David A. Williams, II Receives Elon University Scholarship

  David A. Williams, II is the 2016–17 Elon University music major scholarship recipient. An announcement was made on April 15th that for the remainder of his successful academic and music major department matriculation he would receive this award. The faculty of the music department voted for Williams to receive the 1,500.00 annual award. Jon […]

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About Us Our Mission We believe that God is the supreme creator who gave us life and provided us an opportunity to gain eternal life. Therefore, we will love God with all our heart, soul, and mind and collectively express His love to all mankind. We will worship him in the beauty of holiness and bow […]

Ms. Mahogany Moore participated in the 2016 Western

Ms. Mahogany Moore participated in the 2016 Western Ms. Mahogany Moore participated in the 2016 Western North Carolina Conference Cotillion at the North Rowan High School – East Spencer, NC. Mahogany is a junior at Stuart Cramer High school where she is a leader on the cheerleader squad and an exemplary academic student. Mahogany attended […]

Tyson Fortenberry signs with North Carolina State University

Tyson Fortenberry signs with North Carolina State University   Tyson Fortenberry signs with North Carolina State University receiving a full 4 year scholarship. Tyson will join the Track and Field team and will compete with the Wolfpack as a shotput and discus thrower in the Fall of 2016. Most recently (2015) he won 1st place […]

Tyson Fortenberry

Black Lives Matter – Tyson Fortenberry Express it! is a display of artistic, creative and original work of Pleasant Ridge AME Zion Church students. Through this medium you will see various expressions from specific themes, topics and concerns that gives voice to an array of young people ranging from ages 2-18 years of age. From […]

RidgeAnation

ridgeAnation Everything Fresh Psalm 51:10: “God, make a fresh start in me…” (MSG) RidgeAnation is the newest branding of Pleasant Ridge AME Zion Church. An unction during the App Team Meeting propelled a spontaneous exchange about our newest world changing efforts. As a global market center, Pleasant Ridge stands on the cutting edge of participating […]

Big Shot Kidz – Joshua Williams

Big Shot Kidz – Joshua Williams   Meet Joshua Williams founder of Joshua’s Heart Foundation. Joshua at age 5 created his non-profit organization that empowers needy people to improve their quality of life.  The main focus of this young man’s vision is to “Stomp out Hunger” in underprivileged communities, as well as from among those […]

Big Shots Kidz – Maya Penn

Big Shots Kidz – Maya Penn Maya is a 15 year old philanthropist, environmental activist, entrepreneur, eco-designer, inspirational speaker, artist, animator, coder, illustrator, and Simon & Schuster author. She is the CEO of Maya’s Ideas, a company started in 2008 when she was just 8 years old. She creates  eco-friendly clothing and accessories. Her designs […]