REP. ERIC JOHNSON’S STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO TEXAS HOUSE SPEAKER’S CALL FOR THE REMOVAL...

AUSTIN, TX – Texas House Speaker Joe Straus (R-San Antonio) has sent a letter to the Texas State Preservation Board calling for the removal...

Councilman Felder’s Town Hall Meeting in South Dallas

By Arielle Johnson   Recently, Councilman Kevin Felder stood in front of a group of South Dallas residents at the Martin Luther King Center, at a...

Did You Know: Freedman’s Cemetery

Thousands of African Americans who gathered here to start a new life after the Civil War. In the following years, they built a buzzing...

Experienced Community Activists’ Suggest Solutions for the Recently Displaced Homeless Population

We promised to follow up on the story entitled, “New Proposed Solutions to Combat Homelessness” featured in Elite News One. The plan was to...

Free Truck Driving School if you Qualify!

*Approximately 4 weeks to get CDL *TWC will pay for schooling if approved *Must have a valid Class C Texas D.L. *Must be 21 yrs. of age *No...

GOV. ABBOTT SIGNS BILL TO ENFORCE REPORTING OF OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTINGS

Austin, TX – House Bill 245, authored by Representative Eric Johnson (D-Dallas), was signed into law today by Governor Greg Abbott.  The new law...

On second attempt, UNT-Dallas College of Law Earns Provisional Accreditation Approval

DALLAS - The announcement that the University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law has earned provisional approval for accreditation from the American...

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...

Wells Fargo partners with Junior Achievement to bring “JA-in-a-Day” to students from Sam Rosen...

The “JA-in-a-Day” accelerated teaching format, allows community and business volunteers to teach an entire Junior Achievement program, comprised of six lessons, in the course...