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...

Feds Come After “Our Man Downtown”- Price Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in Indictment

Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Dallas- Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price was arrested Friday morning for bribery, tax fraud and mail...

Ivy R. Taylor Makes History as First Black Mayor of San Antonio

San Antonio- Ivy R. Taylor was appointed to serve as Mayor of San Antonio on July 22, 2014. She is...

Fight to Save Bricks Moves into High Gear at City Hall

<!-- _ Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Houston- The Freedmen's Town Coalition is petitioning the City of Houston to use preservative...

Domestic Violence Focus Gives Birth to “Candace Way Out”

Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues  Houston- Church leaders, civic leaders and a Congresswoman wrapped loving arms around a family of Candace Williams...

Change in Board Spells New Day In Beaumont ISD

  by Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Beaumont- It did not take long for the new Board of Managers for Beaumont Independent School District to make swift...

Gov. Perry Deploys Texas National Guard Troops to Border

Austin- Gov. Rick Perry directed Texas Adjutant General John Nichols to immediately begin preparations for the deployment of up to...

Texas Mourns Passing of Prominent, Distinguished Educator Dr. Evelyn E. Thornton

Houston- Dr. Evelyn E. Thornton, prominent educator, died suddenly on Tuesday, July 15th in Houston. Dr. Thornton was a distinguished...

“Police Do It Again” – Rev. Sharpton Calls For Justice In ERIC GARNER CASE

     New York, NY- Rev. Al Sharpton is calling on faith based leaders to come together to demand justice for the family of Eric Garner.  He will preach...

Community Movement Supports Ousted Superintendent and Seeks to “Throw out the Bums” on the...

by Darwin Campbell, African American News&Issues Fort Worth- Promoting unity as their strength, freedom fighters, community leaders...