Tiffaney Dale Hunter to receive UNT Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award

Tiffany Dale Hunter

The University of North Texas Alumni Association will honor outstanding alumni at the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Achievement Awards dinner at 7 p.m. Oct. 8 in UNT’s Gateway Ballroom. Reception starts at 6 p.m. This is the 50th anniversary of the alumni awards program, which showcases the caliber of the university’s alumni and celebrate the depth […]

Prosper Breaks Ground for New Fire Station

Prosper Fire Station _2

Officials in Prosper turned dirt to symbolically begin construction of the Town’s second fire station.  Located on the west side of Prosper, the station will sit on land donated to the Town by the Terra Verde Group (TVG), the developers of Prosper’s Windsong Ranch.  Pogue Construction will take overall charge of building the station.  Yielding […]

MegaFest 2015 photo recap!

Megafest performance! (NDG/Frank Lott)

MegaFest 2015 was an incredible success once again. Events were sold out, the guests were entertained and spiritually uplifted. Enjoy a few photos from the sights of those who were seen at the event this year!    

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson receives award from Irving

Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson honored by the City of Irving

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson was presented with the “Lifetime Infrastructure Champion Award” at the Irving Transportation & Water Summit, an event hosted by the City of Irving on Aug. 20. The Summit was attended by approximately 300 state officials, infrastructure administrators, business leaders and private citizens from throughout the state of Texas. “North Texas has […]

Mid-Cities (TX) Chapter of The Links enjoy a night of glamour at annual fundraiser

Angela Ross, Reshon Bird, Stephanie Bird,J. Williams,  Alan Williams.    (NDG/Frank Lott)

The Mid-Cities (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated host its 23rd Annual fund-raiser ROUND XXIII: A Knock Out Affair- Black Tie Boxing Gala-on Saturday, Aug.15 at the Fairmont Hotel in Dallas. The glamour filled night was one with a purpose because the monies raised go to help support the Mid-Cities (TX) Chapter’s Scholarship Fund as […]

10 DFW schools featured on Newsweek’s Top High Schools list


NEW YORK – Newsweek, announced this week the results of the 2015 High School Rankings, created in partnership with Westat. In the Dallas area, four schools made “America’s Top High Schools,” they were Highland Park, Plano Senior High, Coppell High School and Flower Mound High School. Seven schools made “Beating the Odds”, including Kathlyn Joy Gilliam […]

20th Anniversary of Million Man March celebration planning for Dallas launching

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Twenty years after a sea of black men filled the National Mall in Washington and together pledged to do right for themselves and their families, community organizers are planning a 20 th -Anniversary observance of the Million Man March  for the fall.   With less than two months left before the March, the Honorable Minister […]

Latino CLD Welcomes Rebecca Acuña as Executive Director

(l-r) Jorge Baldor, Rebecca Acuña, Miguel Solis

Dallas, TX – The Latino Center for Leadership Development (Latino CLD) is pleased to welcome Rebecca Acuña as the organization’s new Executive Director. As Executive Director, Acuña will oversee the implementation of the organization’s programs and services. Acuña will fill the vacancy created by Solis who has transitioned to President of the Latino CLD. “We are […]

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