Tag: Editorials

Southwest / Texas - 3 hours ago

Supreme Court allows Ohio, other state voter purges

WASHINGTON (AP) — States can target people who haven’t cast ballots in a while in efforts to purge their voting rolls, the Supreme Court ruled Monday in a case that has drawn wide attention amid stark partisan divisions and the approach of the 2018...

Southwest / Texas - 2 days ago

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY!

You probably thought he didn’t seeOr that he hadn’t heard,Life lessons that you taught him,But he got every word. You may have thought he missed it allAnd that you’d grow apart,But he picked up everything.It’s written on his heart! Without you, D...

Southwest / Texas - 3 days ago

A Trumpet Tribute to All Fathers

Dr. J. Ester Davis “This Is My Dad” By Dr. J. Ester Davis My third promotion in corporate America put me in national accounts Business Systems  Division. By 2:00 PM on a Friday afternoon in an eastern city my colleagues and I knew we were in troubl...

Southwest / Texas - 4 days ago

Federal judge approves AT&TTime Warner merger

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge approved the $85 billion mega-merger of AT&T and Time Warner on Tuesday, potentially ushering in a wave of media consolidation while shaping how much consumers pay for streaming TV and movies. U.S. District Judg...

Southwest / Texas - 4 days ago

GRAY/BLAKEMORE FAMILY REUNION 2018

“Back to Our Roots” was the theme of the 2018 Blakemore-Gray Family Reunion, which took place in Dallas from June 7-10. Fifty-four family members of Wilmer Oscar Gray and Ocie Blakemore Gray, including children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, n...

Southeast / Louisiana - 6 days ago

Are You the Devil’s Wannabe Trophy?

By James Washington Every now and then I tend to focus on good and evil and its impact on my life. In doing so, the devil inevitably comes up. I have difficulty in coming to grips with the fact that Satan wants me as a trophy and God wants me a...