Women’s history lecture series

The Women’s History Month at the African American Museum Lecture Series will be presented during three afternoon lectures in March to honor Black women in history. Each presentation will begin at 2 p.m. at the African American Museum, 3536 Grand ...

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The African American Repertory Theater will continue its eighth season with the regional premiere of Court-Martial at Fort Devens by award-winning playwright Jeffrey Sweet. The production was nominated for a 2007 Joseph Jefferson Award.

Racial harassment reported at TAMU

Texas A&M University is still trying to determine which students may have shouted a racial slur and referenced the Confederate flag to a group of Black and Latino high school students touring the campus.

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The newly formed Purchasing from People with Disabilities Advisory Committee held its first meeting in Austin on Jan. 22. The 13-member committee will provide recommendations to the Texas Workforce Commission on matters related to the Texas Purchasing from People with ...

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Chris Howell Communications, in partnership with Dallas County Health and Human Services, UT Southwestern and Parkland Hospital, will host Know Your Status Dallas, an HIV/AIDS awareness and testing event.

Elks Lodge: 40 years of service

Brotherhood and service are the hallmarks of the Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World said George Coleman, Extreme Leading Knight of the Daniels Cross Elks Lodge #1578, located at 2444 Zang Blvd.

Remembering longtime journalist Denise Stovall

Denise Johnson Stovall, 61, a writer-at-large with The Dallas Examiner, was passionate about journalism – telling stories and helping others share uplifting memories of their journey.

Monday Night Politic - Meet the Candidates

The Dallas Examiner will present its Monday Night Politics: Meet the Candidates, political forums for the March 2016 Primary, will be held at the African American Museum at Fair Park, 3536 Grand Ave. The forums will be held on Mondays ...

State of District 3: Conference highlights progress, goals of Southern Dallas district

Dallas City Councilmember Casey Thomas of District 3 stated he has been working hard to lay a solid foundation for growth and developing his district in Southern Dallas and the Oak Cliff area for the past six months during a ...

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The American Red Cross has an emergency need for blood donors

Reducing the rate of recidivism

“That’s why I’m such a believer,” said District Attorney Susan Hawk as she described the Reformative Justice Unit programs her office developed in 2015 as a remedy to reduce nonviolent crime and re-arrests in the county – especially for those ...

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Dr. Frederick D. Haynes III, senior pastor of Friendship-West Baptist Church, will be inducted into the International Civil Rights Walk of Fame by the Trumpet Foundation at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on Friday.

Dallas/Fort Worth celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is Jan. 18. the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex will celebrate the life and work of King Jan. 14 through Jan. 18.

Neighbors rush to save infant injured in tornado

The winds had finally calmed when Debralee King and her husband ventured out to check on their horses and see what damage the tornado that stormed through had caused on Dec. 26.

Community Emergency Response Team training for residents

The City of Dallas Office of Emergency Management will offer Community Emergency Response Team classes for neighborhoods, community organizations or workplaces, this month.