Saluting the Urban League

There are numerous organizations and institutions located in the 30th Congressional District that make a fundamental difference for good in the lives of people. Each day, the individuals who work for, and lead these concerns work tirelessly and unselfishly to improve the quality of life for all people in North Texas. One such organization that…

Texas Round Up: What’s Happenin’ Around Texas?

BEAUMONT – In the continued efforts to fine tune and upgrade the operations of Beaumont ISD, Superintendent Vernon Butler has altered the organizational structure in the direction of management efficiency and maximizing human talent. Dr. Dwaine Augustine, the current Chief of Academics for the Beaumont Independent School District will move to the position of Assistant…

The 2014 Midterms Just Might Be More Important Than the 2016 Presidential Election

Rev. Al Sharpton President, National Action Network On a Sunday morning in September 1963, a bomb exploded at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama, killing four innocent little girls and injuring many others. That church, the location of such tragedy and injustice, became symbolic of the overall struggle for civil rights and equality in the nation.…