The South Dallas Cultural Center – Why You Need to Make It a Destination

It is hard to believe the South Dallas Cultural Center has been open for more than 20 years, and throughout this time period, has...

Reverend Michael Waters and Family at U.S. Capitol

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement after Reverend Michael Waters, founding pastor of Joy Tabernacle African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.)...

Combatting Poverty in Dallas

By Arielle Johnson   Our City of Dallas is tied in third place with the City of Phoenix when it comes to the child poverty rate....

REP. ERIC JOHNSON CALLS FOR INTERIM STUDY ON MAIL-IN BALLOT FRAUD & REDISTRICTING

On Monday, October 2, 2017, Representative Eric Johnson (D-Dallas) sent a letter to Texas House Speaker Joe Straus (R-San Antonio) calling for him to...

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...