• Joe Sample: One of the Coolest Guys in Music

    Sep 16, 2014, 8:02 p.m.

    Though he rose to fame some 50 years ago Joe Sample was still one of the coolest guys in music because he loved all genres of music. That love of music allowed him to effortlessly blend funk
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  • KeKe Palmer Continues to Break Barriers of Color as Cinderella

    Sep 9, 2014, 8:05 p.m.

    What little girl doesn’t dream of one day living in a castle in a far away land with her Prince Charming at her side? Even though this is a vision of most little girls regardless of race
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  • People en Español Festival: Inspiring the Next Generation

    Sep 2, 2014, 9:51 a.m.

    Powered by the Walt Disney Company, this year’s People en Español Festival held in the city of San Antonio over the Labor Day weekend
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  • Houston’s Growing Economic Business Boom

    Aug 26, 2014, 7:11 p.m.

    Among all the U.S. states Texas is one of the tops for business development. Data from the U.S. Census Bureau, BlackEnterprise.com, BlackDemographics.com and other sites
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  • Ferguson On Fire

    Aug 19, 2014, 10:38 a.m.

    I remember crying uncontrollably on April 4, 1968, the awful day Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated, but not because I was extra sensitive to the mission of the slain civil rights leader. I could not stop sobbing and sniffling because the Indiana police were tossing tear gas on West 22nd Street in Indianapolis when I was five years old. I remember screaming, “It’s burning! It’s burning!” Of course, I had no idea why American cities like Chicago, Kansas City, Baltimore, Detroit, Washington, DC and others were simultaneously smoldering in scorching flames of seething anger, self-mutilation, self-destruction and hopeless rage.
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  • Remembering Anthony W. Morris

    Aug 12, 2014, 8:01 p.m.

    “Life is like a camera…Focus on what’s important, Capture the good times, Develop from the negatives, And if things don’t work out, Take another shot. “ – anonymous
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  • Navigating the Transition from High School to College

    Aug 5, 2014, 7:43 p.m.

    Life is full of transitions as one gets older. One of the biggest transitions in life is moving from that of a high school student to a college student.
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  • Take the Pledge America: S. Epatha Merkerson Challenges You to Know the ABCs of Diabetes

    Jul 29, 2014, 7:39 p.m.

    Numbers have and will always be an essential part of life. At an early age you learn how to count, and then you put into memory birth dates, phone numbers
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