Travis County saves taxpayer money with bond refinancing

To save Travis County taxpayer dollars and capitalize on historically low interest rates, Travis County refinanced bonds to provide more than $12 million in...

Travis County collects more than 99 percent, $3 billion in tax payments from property...

AUSTIN – Travis County has collected more than 99 percent of property taxes due for the 2015 year, bringing in more than $3 billion...

We are Still in Slavery!

Previously I sat and listened to a message that made plenty of sense about what is mainly happening in the Black communities. However, you...

Jaye Valentine & Black Music Month

LA MARQUE, TX - June has been set aside as Black Music Month, and even President Barack Obama stated, “African-American music exemplifies the creative...

Christina James Worldwide

Black-owned business  allows consumers to enter into uniqueness, explore through affordability, and carry elegance everywhere. Approximately 10,000 beauty supply businesses exist nationwide, but only a...

H-E-B and Charles Butt announce $3.6 million gift to fund network of industry-led, career-themed...

Network will be first of its kind in Texas (SAN ANTONIO) – H-E-B and Charles Butt are providing startup funds to create a network of...

Travis County Sheriff’s Office Career Day

The Travis County Sheriff's Office will hold a Career Day event at the Travis County Sheriff's Office Training Academy, 3614 Bill Price Road, in...

President & CEO of the Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce

AUSTIN - A native of Rochester, New York, Natalie Madeira Cofield currently serves as the President & CEO of the Greater Austin Black Chamber...

Dr. Adena Williams Loston

Dr. Adena Williams Loston serves as the 14th President of St. Philip’s College our nation’s only Historically Black College and Hispanic Serving Institution. She...

Meet Mayor Ivy Taylor

“The Lady that Holds the Keys to the City” SAN ANTONIO - Personal Story Growing up I never imagined I would live in Texas let alone...