About Yaves

Yaves is also the youngest person to ever hold the title of Public Affairs Director in the Radio One conglomerate, which owns over 70 radio stations across the country. With his recent release of his new project In Autumns Ear, Yaves debut in the Top 50 on the iTunes Rap/Hip-Hop charts within 24 hours of the projects release, outselling a number of popular mainstream artist.

A graduate from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business, Yaves runs one of the most successful Indie entertainment labels, Sling Shot Media Group LLC.

Black History Month

1938: R&B singer Bobby Hendricks, lead singer with The Drifters before becoming a successful solo act, was born on this day in Columbus, OH. (Photo: Tumblr)  


According to 10TV “A 12-year-old boy has been arrested after reportedly carjacking a woman at gunpoint in northeast Columbus. According to Columbus police, the incident happened just after midnight on Wednesday. A woman was sitting in her vehicle in the 800 block of East 5th Avenue when the 12-year-old boy came up to her car […]

Ministry Milestones

According to 10TV “COLUMBUS, Ohio Three teenagers from Olentangy Liberty High School are advocating for change after going through personal trials. Harshita Ray, 16, Chloe Noren, 17 and Olivia Ball, 17, met each other for the first time, of all places, in a psych ward. “The three of us, we got together because the three […]


God is greater! You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world (1 John 4:4). The first thing to be acknowledged is that we are “dear children”. We are not fatherless, orphans, or without covering. As an […]

National News

In a time where many people are speaking out concerning sexual harassment and misconduct we have a twist in accusations. This is one of the first time we have seen a woman be accused of sexual misconduct with their male staffer. According to 10TV SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The California Legislature’s widening sexual misconduct scandal now […]


As we have been hearing in the news lately, the Opioids Crisis in Ohio is a serious issue. There are families being torn apart by the drugs. A lot of times citizens want to find a way to assist in stopping the epidemic and recently Ohio Opioid Technology Challenge allowed people to get involved. This […]


The rates for incarcerated African Americans seems to increase daily. In an era where there is an app for everything from ordering food, to hiring a maid, to even finding a babysitter, an entrepreneur is using technology to help fight injustice. There is now an app to help black men and women who are incarcerated […]


Columbus Police have discovered a woman dead inside a northside home yesterday. The woman has been identified as a 57 year old named Rose Douthitt. She is believed to have died at the scene according to the police. This places 2017 at the deadliest year ever for Columbus, OH. Does this make you live in […]


According to 10TV “A shooting on the south side happened just one hour after Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs put out a call for peace this holiday season. After Chief Jacobs addressed the city’s high homicide rate, someone shot and killed 29-year-old Brandon D. Meeks inside a home on Barthman Avenue. “Words can’t describe what’s […]

Eye On The Community

Yesterday Mayor Andrew Ginther held a special press conference concerning a comprehensive neighborhood safety strategy. Many have been asking what Columbus’ plans to do about violence/police relations. The following are some of the highlights of the plan:   Key initiatives announced by Mayor Ginther: Expanding the city’s successful Safe Streets bike patrol to additional opportunity […]