“I’m Not A Whistleblower”- Ron Reynolds Recounts How He is a Victim of Just Doing Job

   By Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues Beaumont-When Ron Reynolds came to Beaumont Independent School District, he thought it would be a welcome change from television news. However, he quickly learned that he could not run far from the spotlight, because the BISD was under scrutiny for a number of things relating to district finances and…

Beaumont Superintendent Presents Cuts to Trustees

  BEAUMONT- The Beaumont Independent School District Board of Trustees presented additional cost-saving considerations offered by Dr. Timothy Chargois, Superintendent of Schools. In addition to the recently approved Reduction in Force (RIF) that will take place by the end of this month, Chargois is reviewing a list of other unfunded line items contributing to a…

Crying Out For Justice: The Ray Scott Case Raises Questions on Unfair Trials & Miscarriages of Justice in Lee County – Giddings, TX

Story By: Darwin Campbell,  African-American News&Issues GIDDINGS- One of the worst things that can happen to a loved one in the criminal justice system is to be sentenced to years in prison for a crime you did not commit. Small counties and towns in Texas have long been notorious for settings where the over zealous district attorneys…