LETTER TO THE EDITOR:

SUBMITTED BY: P.A.S. In recent days a political candidate posed this question to the African American community in asking for our support of his Presidential Campaign.  And, like many of you, I initially dismissed this as political rhetoric, or worse, perhaps even pandering to us. I screamed “MY VOTE MATTERS”, but, I then stopped for…

Before I Lay It Down: “The Labor Day Classic Is A HBCU Family Affair…”

“Construction, Texas” otherwise known as Highway 290, was bumper-to-bumper last Sunday as thousands of HBCU cousins headed towards that great metropolis of Prairie View for the 2016 version of the Labor Day Classic. The skies were gray as weather warnings of potential downpours sought to dampen the enthusiasm of these “black college kinfolk” from Texas…