State of the Union: Opportunity For All President Barack Obama

Today in America, a teacher spent extra time with a student who needed it, and did her part to lift America’s graduation rate to...

19th Anniversary Edition: There’s A New Sheriff In Town! Serving notice to Leaders...

By: Darwin Campbell  “The people must know before they can act, and there is no Educator to compare with the (Black) Press” - Ida B . Wells. As the African-American News&Issues celebrates...

The Magnitude of Black History Month

By Honorable Eddie Bernice Johnson  During the month of February the nation pauses to acknowledge the significant contributions made  by people of African-American ancestry to...

FBC Praise Dancers

Story By: Chandra Jarmon In 2007, Praise Dance Director, Eugena “Gina” Cole began working with the female youth of First Baptist Church of Lincoln City...

We Must Understand: Wake up! We Are Facing “De-Niggerization”

By Roy Douglas Malonson “Wake Up everybody, no more sleeping in bed, more backwards thinking time for thinking ahead...The world won’t get no better, if...

Wiley’s White House Choir Performance

HOUSTON - Over a year after its choir’s historic trip to Washington D.C. to perform a holiday concert for guests at the White House,...

Jordan Baker: Dreams of a Son, Loss of a Father

Story By: Darwin Campbell,  African-American News&Issues HOUSTON- Jordan Baker had a dream. It was not a lofty dream to change the planet, but a dream to make...

Houston ISD’s Dr. Grier chosen as Texas’ nominee for National Superintendent of the...

  AUSTIN — Dr. Terry Grier, superintendent of the Houston Independent School District, will represent Texas in the American Association of School Administrators’ (AASA) National...

Xi Alpha Omega Chapter Host 3rd Annual Mother and Daughter Tea

Story & Photo Credit: Jacqueline Davis-GilmoreAlpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. - Xi Alpha Omega Chapter “Celebrating the Splendor of the Season with Emerging Young Leaders...

Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., XI Chapter

HOUSTON- XI Chapter hosted the Twenty-Seventh Biennial Southern Region Conference in grand style at the Embassy Suites Houston Galleria during the Thanksgiving Weekend. The...