Did you know that journalists Howard Manly, Kevin Merida, and Kevin Tatum all played high school ball in the D.C. area? Howard is executive editor of “The Bay State Banner” in Boston. The former St. Albans (and Bucknell University) big man also authored a book on The Harlem Boys Choir. Kevin M. recently co-authored a very well-received biography of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas:
He is an associate editor of the Style section of “The Washington Post”. Merida played at Central High. Tatum, a former McKinley Tech guard, works the sports desk at the Philadelpha Inquirer.
For the record, Maury Povich hooped at Landon.