Category : Southwest

Southwest / Texas - 2 days ago

It’s Official! South Oak Cliff H.S. Has Moved

Sharing is caring! By Arielle Johnson We have been updating you regularly with the latest information concerning the $52 million dollar facelift and internal makeover planned for South Oak Cliff H.S. and the simultaneous move of students and staf...

Southwest / Texas - 2 days ago

History of Texas Southern University 1927-Present

Sharing is caring! Photo ID: Dr. Austin A. Lane, the 12th president of TSU, Georgia Provost, director,TSU Community Awareness Program (CAP), and Melinda Spaulding, VP of UniversityAdvancement. By Georgia Provost Wiley College Extension (1925-1927...

Southwest / Texas - 2 days ago

Living Black In Modern America…

Sharing is caring! The Standard ViewBy: Billy “Hollywood” Groves who is also the Publisher of Groves Standard NewspaperThe problems facing modern day Americans of color are real dangerous and confusing.  We all know “Driving while Black” is a real...

Southwest / Texas - 2 days ago

Nasa removes US astronaut from ISS mission

Sharing is caring! The US astronaut Jeanette Epps has been removed from her upcoming mission to the International Space Station (ISS) just months before launch. Dr Epps was to have been the first African-American astronaut assigned to the space st...

Southwest / Texas - 2 days ago

Black Rodeo fans asking: Who is Leon Bridges

When the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo announced its headliner for Black Heritage Night, many Black fans found themselves asking the same question: Who is Leon Bridges? Fans, who looked forward to Black Heritage Night every year, swore off thei...

Southwest / Texas - 2 days ago

Federal shutdown would hurt Harvey victims

The possibility of a federal government shutdown is threatening to delay a long-awaited Hurricane Harvey disaster relief package, state and local leaders told a legislative committee Thursday. During a Texas House Committee on Urban Affairs hearin...