Ex cons, Business men, lawyers, teachers, GD's and executives gathered into Murden's Barber Shop to air out their grievances with law enforcement Thursday 3/21. To their surprise they were met with open minds and empathetic ears! The event was hosted by Ty Dennis (APD Detective / Task Force Officer with ATF) & Mediated by Reec (PAYUSA / Hot 107.9) with special guest appearance by Hurricane Dave (Vice President of Programming & Operations - Radio One) L - R: Michael Seiden (WSB Channel 2) - Ty Dennis (APD Detective / Task Force Officer with ATF) - Reec (PAYUSA / Hot 107.9) - Omar (Freedom is a Choice Mentoring) - Hurricane Dave (Vice President of Programming & Operations - Radio One) For 65 years Murden's Barber Shop has been a hub for the community to get way more than a fresh line up. The long standing business has been a place for young men to get an opportunity to make a living, share ideals, life skills and experiences. Recently Mr. Martin, founder and owner, has felt an alarming change in the neighborhood with an influx of teenagers that seem to be loitering with no positive intentions. ENTER Clippers and Cops. An initiative based on local law enforcement hearing the communities issues, concerning policing and police interaction. This particular event got heated at times because of the passion that the locals have concerning the youth and the general safety for themselves and ability to continue to maintain businesses. (Video Clips can be found at Facebook.com/) In closing, their where many resources shard to help this community move forward, including the officers for the area sharing direct contact information with the patron so they can continue to build post [...]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rzgXNXq1Db8&t=436s Political Activist and CNN Corespondent Angela Rye is not happy with the way things are going in Georgia's midterm elections. Angela shared her views on recreational use of marijuana, livable wages and healthcare. She also let us in on her future goals and some of the key issues that will have deep repercussions on working class families. Live interview with Reec Swiney.
On Saturday 8/18/18 from 12 NOON TO 3PM AT ROSEL FANN RECREATION CENTER, “REEC TREATED THE CITY” with FREE FOOD, ENTERTAINMENT AND FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY! PLUS OUR FRIENDS AT WENDY'S Hooked up the community with gift cards! IT'S ALL BROUGHT TO YOU BY PAY USA, 2COMMAS CLOTHING, WE ARE PROJECT INK, WENDY'S, JOHN FOY & ASSOCIATES, and HOT 107.9
This edition of "cops & Clippers" raised some serious questions including, What is expected of our local law enforcement and is it unrealistic? Other concerns included, what to do if an officer is disrespectful during a stop. Check out the video clip and stay tuned to Reec's instagram or Officer Ty Dennis's FB for the next event! Video courtesy of TBE Productions: https://www.facebook.com/431563043950476/videos/518512068595935/ Clippers and Cops forum was created to have a real conversation among citizens and police officers about topics that effect not only our communities but has become the face of the nation in which we all live. To learn more on Clippers & Cops follow Clippers CopsERSANDCOPS Location Off The Hook Barbershop 251 Peters St. Atlanta GA Special Guests Micah Troy Reec Swiney Music: I'm Gooche by Shonn Hinton Photography: @HISIMAGESINKPHOTOGRAPHY on Instagram https://www.facebook.com/reecswiney/videos/706278153038218/
Reec Treats The City Free BBQ & Back To School Give Away Sunday July 22, 2018 10am-3pm Fair Oaks Park Address: 1465 W Booth Rd Ext SW, Marietta, GA 30008 Free Hair Cuts – Free Food – Community Resources – Activities Free School supplies (Limit 2 per family while supplies last) Sponsored By Fair Oaks Rec Center – Positive American Youth – Reec – Wendy’s – Hot 107.9 Pictures from last year:
Join REEC OF HOT 107.9 for a FREE BBQ and Block Party! Sunday June 24th 12noon - 3pm Reec Treats The City Free BBQ Magnolia Park Apartments 60 Paschal Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30314 Presented by PAYUSA Powered By Wendy's & Hot 107.9 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Q019T9HnAQ&t=90s
https://youtu.be/GNFnyW9qnzc Stixx (@WattsStix) Shares His Experiences Working With Wyclef Jean with Reec (@ReecSwiney). Even talked about growing up with Tyrese, working with Iggy Azalea, learning key business tips from the legendary Snoop Dogg, vegan lifestyle and more
Hot 107.9's REEC featured in Charitable Celebrity Game! The 5th Annual #Learn2Live Health Expo and Celebrity Basketball Game was a huge community hit thanks to a partnership between The Georgia Spartans Semi Pro Basketball Team & Commissioner #LarryJohnson of DeKalb County. It took place at: EXCHANGE PARK 2771 COLUMBIA DR DECATUR GA. 30034 THIS FREE EVENT FOR THE COMMUNITY FEATURED: FREE YOUTH HAIRCUTS, FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS, AIDS TESTING, EYE EXAMS, SICKLE-CELL, DIABETES TESTING AND OTHER GREAT RESOURCES!
If you or someone you know is between the age of 16 and 24 years old & you live in Atlanta, you may be in luck for a summer job! Positive American Youth (www.PayUsa.org), Reec of Hot 107.9 & Work Source Atlanta have joined forces to give young adults work opportunities! For more information send an email to: PositiveYouth1@gmail.com Use this Subject Line: Summer Job Also include: name, address, phone number and email.