[et_pb_section transparent_background=”off” allow_player_pause=”off” inner_shadow=”off” parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on” custom_padding=”0px|0px|29px|0px” padding_mobile=”off” make_fullwidth=”off” use_custom_width=”off” width_unit=”off” custom_width_px=”1080px” custom_width_percent=”80%” make_equal=”off” use_custom_gutter=”off” fullwidth=”on” specialty=”off” admin_label=”Section” disabled=”off”][et_pb_fullwidth_code admin_label=”Fullwidth Code” disabled=”off” saved_tabs=”all”]You don’t always need a large crowd to have a successful event. Our first Link-Up was more well attended ….about 60 people on a cool, early December night in 2015. Link-up 2 happened on the Labor Day week-end, lots of competing events in and out of the state, plus the uncertainty of weather conditions – a minimal hurricane passed over much of Florida, then headed up the eastern coast. Folks who were flying out of New York were … Continue reading ATLANTA LINK-UP REVIEW


This dog is crying real tears because he was just told that he can’t come to the STATHS Link-up this Saturday September 3, in Atlanta. I tried telling him that where dogs are not invited bones are not provided. He said there will be chicken bones and curried goat bones at least……..I think he’ll get over it if I take him to the doggy park. You and I, on the other hand have this once per year opportunity to get together, see old and older friends, and meet some new and even younger ones. Folks are coming from New York, … Continue reading HUSH PUPPY


Janice Smith, formerly a 13 year old Jamaican country girl, is now¬†Commander Janice Smith of the US NAVY DESTROYER – THE USS OSCAR AUSTIN . She is the first Jamaican born to command a US Navy Destroyer, and only the second black woman to become a commanding officer in the US Navy. If any STATHS Graduate is wondering if your Jamaican education is adequate to allow you to compete with, and attain the same levels of achievement as those born in the so called “First World Countries”, rest assured that it has been proven and demonstrated over and over that … Continue reading HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA