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Hyundai Hope on Wheels doubles support for COVID-19 drive-thru testing locations across the United States

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. – Hyundai Motor America today announced the expansion of its support for COVID-19 drive-thru testing to 22 hospitals nationwide with $4...

Prostate Cancer: A Black Man’s Deadliest Enemy

By Allen R. Gray NDG Special Contributor Across the nation, people are rightfully protesting the indiscriminate killings of Black men by law enforcement officers, but rogue...

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FILM REVIEW: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom

By Dwight Brown NNPA News Wire Film Critic Who’s the Mother of the Blues? Better say Ma Rainey! 1927. It’s a steamy Chicago summer, just like...

Nancy Schaeffer elevated to Artistic Director at Dallas Children’s Theater

When Robyn Flatt founded Dallas Children’s Theater (DCT) in 1984, she envisioned a community of artists… actors, directors, designers, technicians and educators, all coming...

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Women Assisting Women: Trucks and Blue Christmas

On two consecutive Saturdays, the Irving-Carrollton NAACP, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, held both a virtual event  and an in-person event...

Norma’s Cafe celebrates Veteran’s Day and Thanksgiving

This year, Norma’s Cafe, Dallas’ dining icon that has served DFW home cooking for more than 64 years, continues a 32-year-long tradition to help...

South Dallas toy drive revs up for 17th year in honor of Larry Tutson, Jr.

The Larry Tutson, Jr. Foundation’s annual toy drive and give-away began to honor of a man who lost his life while helping a dear...

DeSoto Mourns the Passing of Mayor Curtistene McCowan

On Oct. 29 the City of DeSoto released the following notice of the passing its municipal leader: It is with profound sadness and deep regret...

Dallas City Council unanimously approves Fair Park Master Plan update

The Dallas City Council today unanimously approved the 2020 Fair Park Master Plan Update, which outlines the vision and future planned development for Fair...

What are the Health Benefits and Uses of Different CBD Products?

-Shared by Media The use of CBD has significantly increased over the past few years, especially since its confirmed legality in different regions of the...

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DHA’s Opportunity Rising announces scholarships for 10 high school students

Opportunity Rising, the education foundation for DHA, Housing Solutions for North Texas, awarded 10 students with college scholarships during the DHA Board of Commissioners...

Icons Leading the Way in Southern Sector of Dallas

By Joyce Foreman Dallas ISD, District 6 It’s hard to believe Thanksgiving is already fast approaching. And, despite the many challenges we’ve faced this year, we...

The future of Education is at stake in the 2020 Election

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Senior National Correspondent Dr. Naomi Johnson Booker, the founder of the Philadelphia-based charter school management corporation, Global Academies, is adamant about the...

Collin College Wintermester, Spring registration begins soon

Open registration for Collin College’s Wintermester 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters starts Friday, Oct. 30. Returning students can begin registration Oct. 27-29, depending on...

Off to a Good Start

By Joyce Foreman Dallas ISD District 6 We’re off and running in a new school year, with students attending classes either in person or online. While...

DeSoto Early College High School teacher receives Humanities Texas 2020 Outstanding Early Career Teaching Award

DESOTO-- DeSoto Early College High School teacher Cora Garner shows that excellence in instruction and student engagement is still a winning strategy even amid...

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Prostate Cancer: A Black Man’s Deadliest Enemy

By Allen R. Gray NDG Special Contributor Across the nation, people are rightfully protesting the indiscriminate killings of Black men by law enforcement officers, but rogue...

New study suggests COVID patients more susceptible to mental illness

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Senior National Correspondent Medical and scientific experts have sounded the alarm, wanting people to understand that COVID is not the flu or...

Hyundai Hope On Wheels Awards $11.2 Million To Pediatric Cancer Research And Celebrates September Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

The non-profit embarks on a virtual month-long series of events and announces 26 researcher grant winners at children's hospitals throughout the nation in the...

Controversial antigen tests could be key to defeating COVID-19

By Christine Vestal Stateline, an initiative of The Pew Charitable Trusts The day before a planned visit from President Donald Trump earlier this month, a technician swabbed...

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Dallas Cowboys chalk up a much-needed win against Vikings

By Dwain Price NDG Sports After suffering through so much misery and suffering through so many injuries to so many key players this season, it has...

Despite record, Cowboys still in position to take the NFC East

By Dwain Price NDG Sports With a week off to heal their aching bodies while also hitting the reset button, the Dallas Cowboys will jump back...

Untimely errors are costly in Cowboys contest against Steelers

By Dwain Price NDG Sports As far as the major statistics from Sunday’s game against Pittsburgh go, the Dallas Cowboys checked most of the important boxes....

Dallas Cowboys face nightmare scenario against Washington

By Dwain Price NDG Sports That bad dream which has apparently become the staple of the 2020 season for the Dallas Cowboys has unexpectedly turned into...

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Barbara and Leonard Oldums named MVDP by Texas Rangers

(Arlington Chamber of Commerce) Greater Arlington has a diverse and vibrant business community. To coincide with Jackie Robinson Day, the Texas Rangers celebrate the...

Rep. John Lewis

By Nsenga K. Burton NNPA Culture and Entertainment Editor Congressman John Lewis is known and revered worldwide for his social justice activism as a young man during...

City of Dallas formally recognizes contributions of NDG editor

The staff of the North Dallas Gazette got some welcome news this week. By special proclaimation issued by Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson, the City...

Royce West receives endorsement of Ambassador Moseley-Braun in Texas US Senate Race

CHICAGO—Ambassador Carol Moseley-Braun, the first African American woman to win a seat in the United States Senate, announced this week she is supporting Sen....

RELIGION

Like a Shepherd

By Sister Tarpley NDG Religion Editor   “He tends his flock like a shepherd: He gathers the lambs in his arms and carries them close to his...

Avoid the Escape Mentality

By Sister Tarpley NDG Religion Editor “Praise be to the LORD my Rock, who trains my hands for war, my fingers for battle” (Psalm 144:1). One of the...

The Power of Influence

By Sister Tarpley NDG Religion Editor “Now I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel” (Philippians...

Crying Out to the Lord

“Therefore the anger of the LORD was hot against Israel, and He sold them into the hand of Cushan-Rishathaim king of Mesopotamia . ....

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