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Two West Virginia Natives Featured In National Magazine

Reported: Apr. 18, 2014 6:07 PM EDT
Updated: Apr. 18, 2014 6:17 PM EDT
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (Taisha Walker) -- Two West Virginia natives are featured on April's cover of Black Enterprise Magazine.

T.D. Jakes, a South Charleston native and pastor of a Texas mega church, graces the cover.

Crystal Good, a local poet and social entrepreneur, is featured on two pages of the magazine. Good helped bring light to the water crisis and other West Virginia issues.

Good said she is honored that two people from the Mountain State made the same issue of the business magazine.

"This particular issue really highlights and celebrates the fact that you can be from a place that doesn't have a lot of diversity," Good said. "You can be from a place that doesn't necessarily create those paths and opportunities for a poet or someone like T.D. Jakes or for entrepreneur success and it can still be recognized."

The April issue of Black Enterprise Magazine is currently in stores.



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