Category : Texas

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Murphy: Da Intellectual Groomer

Sharing is caring! By Arielle Johnson The grooming business is definitely a business that continues to thrive in good times and manages to make more than just enough to make ends meet, when the economy slows down. We may have to start highlightin...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Young Rich Teens

Sharing is caring! By Kiyaurie Hawkins Mr. Lamarr Thomas is stampeding into 2018 with CEO flavor! His group, “Young Rich Teens,” is filled with 156 talented, energetic, and musically inclined children from all cultures and backgrounds who reside...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Sonya’s House: A Place Women Can Call Home

Sharing is caring! By Arielle Johnson Nicky was devastated by the totally unexpected news when her sister told her she was H.I.V. positive. Everything was going great for Sonya. She was an early childhood teacher who never abused drugs. When Nicky...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

R.I.P. to the Internet We Once Knew

Sharing is caring! by Arielle Johnson, author of the column “Straight No Chaser”It was many moons ago when I heard about the great big “Information Highway” better known as the internet. I was an undergrad at Northwood University in Cedar Hill, Te...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Donald Trump Adolf Hitler

Sharing is caring! The Standard ViewBy: Billy “Hollywood” Groves who is also the Publisher of Groves Standard NewspaperAs a man of God, I truly understand you must forgive evil people and for what they do and for what they have done.  I also under...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

The Root of the Issue – 2017

Sharing is caring! By: Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher of African-American News & Issues & Author of column series We MUST UnderstandAt the root of the issue that African-Americans faced in 2017, is no different from the main issue that ha...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Book deserts leave neighborhoods thirsty

Derrick and Ramunda Young love books as much as they love their people. When they decided to expand their 10-year-old online black-owned bookstore, MahoganyBooks, and open a brick-and-mortar store, they chose Washington, D.C.’s Anacostia neighborh...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

A look back at moments of Black excellence in 2017

has been one of unforgettable moments – some of them a series of unfortunate events. However, the year has also been one of inspiration and full of success stories. It began with hundreds and thousands of women marchingpeacefully in Washington, D....