Derrick Boazman

Several Friendship Towers residents attended Wednesday's hearing in Fulton County Superior Court. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Friendship Towers: Judge Names “Special Master” To Determine If Air Conditioning Is Working

A Fulton County Judge has appointed a “Special Master”, a third-party, to determine whether or not the air conditioning at the Friendship Towers residential facility is working properly. Judge Jerry Baxter handed the task to […]

WAOK-AM–09/02/2015

Residents and activists plan to hold a rally tonight outside Friendship Towers in Atlanta. They claim that the residents continue to be without air conditioning at the facility. (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Friendship Towers: Residents To Stage “Get Them Out Now” Rally Tonight

They say that “enough is enough” and this evening activists and residents of Friendship Towers say they plan to hold a city wide rally. They have distributed flyers calling for support of the “senior citizens […]

08/06/2015

The CEO of Friendship Towers testified Friday that they knew there were problems with the cooling system back in February (Credit: Derrick Boazman/CBS Local)

Judge Orders Owner Of Friendship Towers High-Rise To Provide More Air Conditioning

Dozens of residents of the Friendship Towers were still seeking relief when they entered the Fulton County courtroom of Superior Court Judge Gail Tusan. The high-rise, located on Northside Drive in southwest Atlanta, has been […]

WAOK-AM–05/29/2015

Residents of Friendship Towers have expressed concern about the living conditions at the facility which houses mostly low-income elderly (Credit: Derrick Boazman/CBS Local)

HUD Conducts Inspections At Friendship Towers Following Resident Complaints And Lawsuit

Residents of Friendship Towers in Atlanta will have visitors, other than family and friends, today and tomorrow. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is dispatching a team to follow-up on issues reported by […]

WAOK-AM–05/27/2015

Derrick Boazman speaks to the audience during a recent Let Us Make Man event at Mount Nebo Baptist Church in Atlanta (Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Let Us Make Man On The Road Again: We Want Them To Grow Their Genius

“We want folks to know that there’s nothing wrong with being an intellectual powerhouse”, says Derrick Boazman, adding, “that’s what we should be celebrating in our community, not the dumbing down of our community.” This […]

WAOK-AM–04/22/2015

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Rapper T.I. On Interacting With Police: Always Do Your Best To Comply

“Know your legal rights, just in case you are stopped by the police”. That was the topic of Monday night’s Let Us Make Man seminar held at Mount Nebo Baptist Church in Atlanta. It was […]

WAOK-AM–04/08/2015

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Celebrate Derrick Boazman’s 10 Year Anniversary

Join News and Talk 1380 WAOK Thursday, April 2nd, for our next After Work Network Mixer. Derrick Boazman, host of “Too Much Truth”  will broadcast live from 4pm-7pm at Sweet Georgia’s Juke Joint located at 200 […]

WAOK-AM–03/30/2015

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Ladies, Thank You For Another Successful “Real Women Read”

Thank you to all the loyal ladies that came out to read to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grade girls at Emma Hutchinson Elementary School.

WAOK-AM–03/27/2015

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Too Much Truth: Get Involved With Fulton Leadership Academy!

Fulton Leadership Academy, Georgia’s first single-gender public charter school for boys, is seeking your support as a sponsor for our “5th Annual Walk for Excellence” on March 28, 2015. The community event, which will be […]

WAOK-AM–03/25/2015

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Too Much Truth: Family Of Anthony Hill Speaks Out

The mother and grandmother of murdered Dekalb County resident and United States veteran Anthony Hill came on the show to tell us who Anthony REALLY was. Click the audio links to hear the conversation…

WAOK-AM–03/25/2015

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