Dallas Native serves as a Navy Fireman aboard USS New Orleans

Navy Fireman RJ Laurenz Cuizon, of Dallas, Texas

by Chief Mass Communications Specialist Chris Laurent Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs SAN DIEGO – A 2011 Timberview High School graduate and Dallas native is serving aboard USS New Orleans (LPD 18), one of the Navy’s newest and most advanced amphibious ships, designed to deliver Marines and their equipment to and from war […]

The Clothesline Muse comes to the TeCo stage

As part of their 2014/2015 theatre series, TeCo is partnering with Southern Methodist University Meadows School of the Arts to present The Clothesline Muse, a multi-disciplinary theater project exploring the clothesline as a metaphor for women’s work, a community lifeline, and its ties to our environment. Six time Grammy-nominated vocalist Nnenna Freelon lends her talents […]

Garland ISD Education Foundation Golf Tournament is April 10


Community members are invited to tee off for education at the 13th-annual Garland ISD Education Foundation Golf Tournament, set to kick off with a 9 a.m. shotgun start April 10 at Firewheel Golf Park. “We are looking forward to having a delightful, successful 13th year,” said Education Foundation President Lisa Cox. “Last year, 144 golfers […]

DFW Walk to End Lupus Now scheduled for April 4

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The Lone Star Chapter  of the Lupus Foundation is calling all Fort Worth and Dallas walkers to join them as they seek to raise money to help in the fight against the painful disease lupus which significantly impacts women of color. The Dallas/Fort Worth walk is scheduled for April 4 with the registration beginning at […]

Dallas ISD brings colleges to students with HBCU Experience this Saturday

College fairs where exhibitors bring the college experience to students often prove the next best option for college hopefuls, outside of taking a college tour. (Source: DISD)

Choosing a college can be a life-changing experience. However, that experience can be a daunting challenge for prospective first-generation students whose families may be unfamiliar with college. Additionally, some families face financial or other limitations that prevent them from having their student visit an actual college campus. Short of making an on-campus visit, college fairs […]

Arlington native serves with U.S. Navy’s Flying Eagles

Petty Officer 2nd Class Mike Dinkins is an aviation maintenance administrationman with the squadron.

By Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs LEMOORE, Calif. – A 2006 Arlington Bowie High School graduate and Arlington, Texas native is currently serving with the U.S. Navy’s Strike Fighter Squadron 122, also known as the “Flying Eagles”, stationed at Naval Air Station Lemoore. Petty Officer 2nd Class Mike Dinkins is an aviation maintenance […]

Plano kicking off summer internship program

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Calling it an invaluable “learn and earn” opportunity, Plano Mayor Harry LaRosiliere wants to make this summer unforgettable while changing the trajectory for dozens of Plano public high school students. On Monday March 23 at 10:30 a.m., he will kick off the second-annual Plano Mayor’s Summer Internship Program and update the progress on The Plano 100 […]

Michael Sorrell is selected as AKA’s Image Award Honoree

Michael Sorrell, Esq. has led the transformation of Paul Quinn College and is selected by the AKA's as their Image Award Honoree for 2015

Editor’s Note: Apologies for the typo in the original headline! The Legacy of Service Foundation in partnership with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Omicron Mu Omega Chapter of Dallas, Texas, will host the 27th Image Award Celebration at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas on March 28. The Image Award Celebration honors outstanding citizens who have […]

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