8th Annual “Smart’n Up” Black Male Summit Prepares Youth for Purpose

By: Lorenzo Tolbert Those who profess to favor freedom, and yet deprecate agitation, are men who want crops without plowing up the ground.  –Fredrick Douglass   Houston,...

The Fight to Save “Black Austin”

Gentrification Taking Its Toll on Historically Black Neighborhoods and Communities AUSTIN- In his open address to the world, Austin Mayor Steve Adler describes his city...

Tarnished Badges

Trouble Call Turns Ugly Involving 14-year Old Black Girl & Raises Issues of Police Trust “Protecting the Alamo City” is more than just a slogan...

LeDajrick Cox: GONE TOO SOON

Tragedy Sheds Light on Action Needed Immediately To Stop Black-On Black Youth Violence DALLAS- He had dreams of going to college and becoming an engineer. He...

Understanding the Law: Affidavit of Heirship

When a person passes without a Will, they often leave their family and friends in a state of confusion as to how to dispose...

How to Be That Dude

Houston, TX- Born and raised in the streets of Acres Homes, Earnest Eastland has no shame of where he comes from, and he is...

Funky Larry Jones and Dr. Robert Cornell Tackle Prostate Cancer at Fallbrook Church Monthly...

You beat cancer by how you live, why you live and in the manner in which you live- Stuart Scott Some believe that one man’s...

Captain Kimberly Smith

Captain Kimberly Smith began her career with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office in February 1995 where she was assigned to work as a jailer...

Reece Academy Mini Prom

Quenishea Blackmon and D'Raijaye Davis escorted to the mini prom by Vintage Carriage Company. Each  year, Reece Academy PTO sponsors a Kindergarten Dance.   This year’s theme was...