Ovide Duncantell’s Dream: Attorney Ben & Wife, Saundra Hall Paid $64,000 for the MLK Statue

Story By: Amanda White Cover Story MLK Photo Credit: Jesse Muhammad Ovide Duncantell was born in Natchitoches, Louisiana on August 7, 1936. Once he graduated from high school in 1955, he went into the U.S. Air Force. Duncantell was honorably discharged from service in 1959. Duncantell returned home soon after leaving the military and got…

Ovide Duncantell’s Dream: Attorney Ben & Wife, Saundra Hall Paid $64,000 for the MLK Statue

Story By: Amanda White Cover Story MLK Photo Credit: Jesse Muhammad Ovide Duncantell was born in Natchitoches, Louisiana on August 7, 1936. Once he graduated from high school in 1955, he went into the U.S. Air Force. Duncantell was honorably discharged from service in 1959. Duncantell returned home soon after leaving the military and got…

Freedom Fighter “Agitation” is Good for America

We MUST Understand By Roy Douglas Malonson, Chairman What would America be like without “agitators” or “outsiders”? They have played a vital and significant role in influencing changes in public policy and shaping the political fabric and atmosphere in these United States. Something that caught my attention recently was the statements of Jasper Police Chief Robert MacDonald…

“Understanding Truth Nuggets from the Mouth of A Fool” – Where Can it Go From Here Part 2

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher L.A Clippers Owner Donald Sterling racist rants may have turned heads across America, but inside his latest interview about race, there is perhaps one small nugget of truth. During his latest interview, Sterling said. “That’s one problem I have. Jews, when they get successful, they will help their people, and some of…

MLK Monument Dedication On Horizon

HOUSTON-The Black Heritage Society is pleased to announce the upcoming Dedication of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monument on May 24 2014 at 11 a.m.                            The historic unveiling of the MLK Memorial Plaza and Statue in his likeness will take place at MacGregor Park 5225 Calhoun Rd. It is free and all are…

We MUST Understand: This Goes Out to All the “Black Turtles” on the Fence Post

By Roy Douglas Malonson, Publisher There is an age old tale told by an old, tough Texas rancher talking politics with a young man from the city. In that story, the old man compares a politician to a “post turtle”. The young man doesn’t understand and asks him what a post turtle is. The old rancher replies,…