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 [...]
Positive American Youth & Culture Hair Salon joined up to "Roll Out The Red Carpet" for new moms and ladies in need of a little pampering, Pre-Valentines day weekend. Ladies were provided tons of free salon services, chocolate strawberries, fruit, beverages and sweet treats. New moms walked away with brand new baby furniture! The event was hosted by Reec of Hot 107.9 and music by DJ Deceptacon. This mini event sets a nice back drop to an upcoming event that Positive American Youth will be putting on in May labeled "Reec's Mega Baby Shower". The Mega Baby Shower will provide 1,007 New moms with gifts and resources!
Hot 1079 x PAYUSA x Bud Light are teaming up to give back to our community BUT we need your help! We are filling up the Bud Light Super Bowl Bus With cans and coats this Sunday from 11-4pm. At DTLR at Camp creek location. We will have gifts, Hot 107.9 and Super Bowl swag And TICKETS to Budweiser Super Bowl Music Fest!!! Budlight wants to keep you warm and fed this winter! So join us this Sunday 11-4 at DTLR and help us fill up the bus!
https://youtu.be/xZvdq-9LzkU Anderson Paak stopped by Hot 107.9 to talk about his latest album, working with Dr. Dre, shares a Snoop Dogg Story & talks about his prank call to Dave Chapelle! His work ethic and why he can’t wait to bring his kids on tour. He also spoke to Reec about what is was like working with Dre in studio and what we can expect from him in the future. Check out the video
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.
We want your kids and families to enjoy Halloween, but most importantly we want you safe! So Reec, PAYUSA & Amerigroup are providing free stuffed candy bags at two DTLR locations! Join us: Tuesday October 30 - 6pm @ DTLR in South Dekalb Mall or Wednesday October 31 - 6pm @ DTLR Camp Creek Location So throw on your costumes and join Reec for your free candy bags! Event will run while supplies last. Pics From Last Years Trick-or-Treat Tour
It's always a great time to introduce the kids to finance because they do NOT teach us these principles in school for what ever reason! https://www.facebook.com/reecswiney/videos/739440606388639/
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRRA3j9BCNE&t=48s Rev. Jesse Jackson Had some very insightful things to say about the up-and-coming election, how the civil rights movement directly correlates with what is going on with Stacey Abrams, and gives one of his famous quotable’s live with Reec Swiney on Hot 107.9!
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/