PREVENTION KEY TO PREVENTING 2014 WEST NILE VIRUS OUTBREAKS

HOUSTON-Harris County and other areas across Texas are bracing for another battle with mosquitoes and that opens the door to the possibility of sickness...

7 Ways for Dads to Connect with Teens During the “Other Terrible Toos”

The Terrible Twos is a normal stage of child development when toddlers try to show their growing independence, often with mood changes and temper...

Father of Super Neighborhoods: Addressing the Real Duties of Public Servants & Elected Officials

Cover Story by Darwin Campbell, African American News&Issues HOUSTON - Lee Brown is a problem solver and he is also the “Father” of Houston’s Super...

Pastors Declare “Holy War” Plans Underway to Derail LGBT Ordinance

By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues HOUSTON-Round One may be over, but the battle lines are drawn across Houston over the new Houston Equal Rights Ordinance passed by...

Remembering James Byrd Jr.: What Have We Learned About Hatred & Racism

Cover Story by Darwin Campbell,  African-American News&Issues Front Page Photo Courtesy of Ricky Jason  On the 16th Anniversary of one of America’s most heinous hate crimes in...

Erasing Black History One Brick at a Time – The Fight to Save Freedmen’s...

HOUSTON-Immediately west of downtown Houston lies the city’s oldest Black community.  This community is commonly known as Fourth Ward, but its original name is...

Serving the Needs of Children is Top Priority

By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues “A life-long blessing for children is to fill them with warm memories of times together. Happy memories become treasures in the...

“Energy Free Nights” Reduces Power Grid Pressure and Lowers Electric Bills

By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues HOUSTON- A plan offering free electricity after 9 p.m. is saving customers money, but has another valuable key effect - taking...

Respected Texas Female Lawmakers Call Nigerian Girls “Daughters of Humanity”

By: Darwin Campbell,African-American News&Issues HOUSTON-Two of Texas top female political leaders are calling for action strategy to bring the missing Nigerian girls home to their...

Using the Power Of One to Revive Community

Story By: Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Transforming a neighborhoods or community must start from within. That is the focus of leaders in Independence Heights. “We see the condition...