Travis County collects more than 99 percent, $3 billion in tax payments from property owners

AUSTIN – Travis County has collected more than 99 percent of property taxes due for the 2015 year, bringing in more than $3 billion in revenue. “I want to thank the property owners of Travis County because even those struggling under the weight of high property valuations remain committed to paying their fair share in…

SISTERS NETWORK® INC. FOUNDER INDUCTED AS HONORARY MEMBER OF ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INCORPORATED

Houston, Texas—July 18, 2016 —Breast cancer champion and 23-year survivor, Karen E. Jackson, Founder and CEO, Sisters Network® Inc. (SNI) is among five dynamic women who were recently inducted as Honorary Members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated during the Sorority’s biennial conference in Atlanta, GA.  The honorary induction led by International President Dororthy Buckhanan…

We are Still in Slavery!

Previously I sat and listened to a message that made plenty of sense about what is mainly happening in the Black communities. However, you will never understand unless you know your History! You have to know the history of the police and the root of where it began and then you will understand why things…

Abbey Preparatory Academy & Day Care Announces Launch

Passionate staff delivers well-rounded education to Infants, Toddlers, and kids ages K-5 to 5th grade HUMBLE, TEXAS, – Abbey Preparatory Academy & Day Care has announced its opening, and the Christian academy is accepting registration for the 2016-2017 school year. Abbey Prep is a Christian preparatory academy located in Humble, Texas, offering weekly chapel, A Beka curriculum,…

Christina James Worldwide

Black-owned business  allows consumers to enter into uniqueness, explore through affordability, and carry elegance everywhere. Approximately 10,000 beauty supply businesses exist nationwide, but only a little more than 300 are Black-owned. It is odd but not so odd at the same time. You walk into these establishments and see not only hair, but also, especially…