Electrical Contractor Indicted for Fraud of Beaumont ISD and City of Port Arthur

Beaumont- A former electrical contractor for the Beaumont Independent School District and the City of Port Arthur has been indicted...

H-E-B LAUNCHES GAS SAVINGS PROGRAM OFFERING TEXANS RELIEF AT GAS PUMP

GREATER RELIEF AT THE PUMP WITH NO FEES, NO HASSLE (SAN ANTONIO) — Committed to lower prices and...

We MUST Understand: We Have Been Called Everything!

Marcus Garvey once stated that “The Black skin is not a badge of shame, but rather a glorious symbol of national greatness,” and I could not...

We MUST Understand: It Has to Come from Within

By: Roy Douglas Malonson “What’s your New Year’s Resolution?” This is a typical question that is often posed by friends and family members to one...

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE SAYS THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT REPEAL PUTS TEXANS LIVES AT...

Congresswoman Jackson Lee: “I will fight tirelessly on behalf of the millions of American families who depend on the Affordable Care Act to provide...

Disaster Unemployment Assistance Deadline Extended for 39 Counties

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC)  announced that the deadline has been extended to October 31, 2017 for individuals filing for Disaster Unemployment Assistance in...

Exemption Verification Cards

Last month I discussed the property tax calendar and how property tax activities happen annually at approximately the same time of year. I’ve also...

Serena Williams: The Greatest There Has Ever Been

The great W.E.B. Du Bois wrote in The Souls of Black Folk that “the problem of the twentieth-century will be the color line.” Although...

Black Lives Matter: There are More Things than Just Cops Killing Us

By: Christina James “Society expects me to give up; my culture expects me to give up, but I will not stop fighting for my son!”...

Beulah Shepard Acres Homes Neighborhood Library

By: Chelsea Davis-Bibb, M.Ed., Photo Credit: Kimberly Hatter Acres Homes - Mayor Turner, Ashley Turner, Council Member Amanda Edwards, Janice Weaver, artist Reginald Adams, Super...