Roast & Toast: Honoring Ovide Duncantell

By: Rebecca S Jones HOUSTON - Once upon a time, Ovide Duncantell stated, “The Creator sent me to this city to change things around and...

WHITE SUPREMACISTS INVADING THE HOOD??

Old Tactics No Longer Scare or Intimidate Younger Black Generations HOUSTON- In 2016, more White Supremacist groups are coming back into Black neighborhoods with rhetoric...

Charleston church shooting: 9 ‘killed because they were black,’ official says

MURDER IN CHARLESTON Nine people, including the pastor, were killed by a gunman, described as a white male in his early 20s, who is still...

Dr. E. Joahanne Thomas-Smith: Honoring Over Four Decades of Service at Prairie View A&M...

Story By: Rebecca S. Jones Photos Courtesy of PVAMU HOUSTON - Characteristics of the color “purple” are known to demonstrate: comforting, spiritual, mysterious, creative and artistic...

Urban City Investment, LLC

HOUSTON – Recently, African-American News & Issues was privileged to interview, Ms. Felicia Williams. She is the second to the youngest of ten siblings...

Where in Hell is Waller County’s Negro Leadership?

I have never been one to have my tongue bridled because others may deem what I have to say is inappropriate, so it does...

Hester House Opens The Wellness Center

By: Rebecca S. Jones Photo Credit: Precint 1 HOUSTON - Recently, Harris County Commissioner El Franco Lee and State Representative Harold Dutton participated in a...

Prairie View Trail Riders Association

Their Happy Trails Blazed Pathways of Respect and Historic Achievements for African-Americans Prairie View- Since 1957, the Prairie View Trail Riders Association has been active...

45 Years of Shaping Lives

HOUSTON - Upon the entrance of entering the Historic S.H.A.P.E. Community Center one of the first signs that may be seen reveals the following...

The DeAnne Group Honors Community ‘Sankofa’ Leaders

BY: REBECCA S. JONES HOUSTON - Recently, the DeAnne Group hosted its 3rd Annual Holiday ‘Sankofa’ Celebration at the Third Ward Multi-Service Center located at...