Category : Southwest

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Barry Ward, II – Founder, Incentive

Sharing is caring! HOUSTON – Barry Ward, II was birthed into a loving and well-educated family. He was reared along with his two sisters in Acres Homes’ by his mother. With his father being an engineer and his mother, a college professor at Prairi...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Advice for Life…

Sharing is caring! Words of Advice from “The Celebrity List” The young people are the future; they need good information on their journey through life. We got some great people to give their advice to our young about their future. Remember “ for...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Criminal for US, Justice for Them!

Sharing is caring! By: Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher of African-American News & Issues & Author of column series We MUST UnderstandI was reminded of a thought that I have presented to our readers on many occasions, as I pondered on the r...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Gun Control, Mental Illness, or Terrorism?

Sharing is caring! By: Chelsea Davis-Bibb, M.Ed.It is very saddening what happened in Sutherland Springs, Texas as one man killed many innocent women, men, and children. We all have to die one day, but for people to lose their life over nonsense i...

Southwest / Texas - 1 year ago

Leading through Serving

Sharing is caring! HOUSTON – “What I’ve tried to do is, be a good servant to the people – that for me has come in the form of being a part of an organization, the National Black United Front (NBUF).” These words of humility were rendered by Chairm...

Southwest / Arizona - 1 year ago

Saturday Is For Hip Hop

By Louanna Faine The fourth annual Arizona Hip Hop Festival will take place in and around Comerica Theater in downtown Phoenix on Saturday, November 11. Comerica Theater doors open at 10 am. This year over 250 local artists are slated to perform on...

Southwest / Arizona - 1 year ago

Arizona Resident Receives Humanitarian Award

Edited by AZI Staff This summer, Arizona resident, Lynn F. Austin was named a 2017 humanitarian award recipient for efforts battling domestic violence and uplifting at-risk youth. Austin is an author, business owner and adjunct professor in the Col...

Southwest / Arizona - 1 year ago

Church of Christ @ the Vineyard Holds Ordination

Story and photos By Jacquelyn Darby Church of Christ @ the Vineyard held two special services, installing new Pastor John E. Edmerson and ordaining new deacons and elders. Brother Douglas Bobo, Roger White, and Penn Washington received ordination a...

Southwest / Arizona - 1 year ago

South Mountain’s Gridiron Party Like It’s 1999

By Vincent R. Crawford Sports Editor When Phoenix South Mountain (1-0) visited the Phoenix Maryvale Panthers (0-1) for the season opening football game on Friday the Jaguars partied like it was 1999. That was the last time South Mountain had defeat...

Southwest / Arizona - 2 years ago

Women’s March Draws Millions Worldwide

In Phoenix, marchers gathered at the State Capitol, joining the millions throughout the nation and the world on the day after the inauruation of Donald Trump as president. Story by Floyd Alvin Galloway It was planned as a “Women’s March On Washing...