H-E-B Plus Store Marching Into DFW

Dallas – Dallas-Fort Worth will soon have its first H-E-B Plus! store after a $14 million expansion in Burleson is completed. It will sell merchandise for the electronics, toys, housewares, grilling and outdoor furniture, apparel, party supplies, and plants in addition to groceries. It also will have an expanded produce department, a healthy living department…

Texas Round-Up: What’s Happenin’ around Texas?

AUSTIN-The City of Austin unveiled 22 new portraits bordering the existing public art at the African American Cultural and Heritage Facility and announced more portraits will be added each year. The unveiling of the annual African American Portrait Project was part of a standing-only reception for honorees and their loved ones commemorating “Portraits of African Americans…

Jasper Police Chief Uses Code Word “Outsider” To Send Message: “Blacks You’re Not Welcome”

By Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues JASPER-Jasper Police Chief Robert MacDonald is making it clear that he does not like “Outsiders” coming to his town and does not apologize for the fact that they are not welcome. In a correspondence to Texas Activist and filmmaker Ricky Jason, MacDonald bears his soul on the issue while chastising…