Category : Southwest

Southwest / Texas - 1 day ago

NNPA celebrates Black Press 2018

(Left to Right) NNPA Foundation Chair Amelia Ward, U.S. Senator Kamala Harris, NNPA Chair Dorothy Levell and NNPA President Benjamin Chavis The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) celebrated the 191 years of the Black press providing...

Southwest / Texas - 1 day ago

Six Things to Watch in Texas’ 2018 Runoff Election

Tuesday’s runoffs will spotlight intra-party feuds, test whether 2018 is really the year of women and conclude a dispiriting battle for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination. Mon, May 21, 2018 at 5:54 pm CST Laura Moser (left) and Lizzie Pannil...

Southwest / Texas - 2 days ago

A Little Bit of Faith: He Lives!

COLLEEN WHITE By Colleen White, Ed.D. One of the most important holidays for a Christian, is Easter. Unlike Christmas, we do not celebrate the birth of a small child with His future ahead of Him. No, with Easter, we celebrate the brutal death and r...

Southwest / Texas - 3 days ago

Athletic Hall of Fame celebrates sports legends

DALLAS — From “Mr. Raider” to “Grandmama,” the inaugural Dallas ISD Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony celebrated 10 outstanding alumni who have made their mark both on and off the field of competition. The ceremony held May 4 at the Americ...

Southwest / Texas - 4 days ago

The Resistance has a Runoff in the Houston Suburbs

Texas’s affluent 7th Congressional District has become a hotbed for activism against Republican John Culberson. But first, it needs to get through one of the most contentious Democratic Party battles in the country. Fri, May 18, 2018 at 9:17 am CS...

Southwest / Texas - 5 days ago

OFFSET HOSPITALIZED AFTER CAR WRECK

Offset totally destroyed his muscle car, and got a little banged up himself in the process … TMZ has learned. The Migos rapper wrecked his green Dodge Challenger late Wednesday night in Atlanta, and had to be taken to a hospital afterward for m...

Southwest / Texas - 5 days ago

In the Voice of Marcus Garvey

By Arielle Johnson On Sunday, April 1, 2018, President Michael R. Duncan and Second Assistant President, Raymond Dugue of the Universal Negro Improvement Association (U.N.I.A.) descended upon the Pan-African Connection Bookstore in Dallas. Yes…...

Southwest / Texas - 5 days ago

Time for Mothers to be Mothers

By Roy Douglas Malonson “The more chances you give someone the less respect they’ll start to have for you. They’ll begin to ignore the standards that you’ve set because they’ll know another chance will always be given. They’re not afraid to lose you...

Southwest / Texas - 5 days ago

Opening Minds

By Erick Kline, Copy Editor  The Cosby Betrayal Lisa Bonet was the only reason I watched The Cosby Show and when she went to A Different World I followed her. But when she left that show and eventually returned to Cosby, my interest had waned; not so...