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Dallas Blues legend Gregg A. Smith receives ‘Grassroots’ award from Lions Club at annual District Convention

For the local music community, Gregg A. Smith is known for his long career in the Blues genre. But at the annual convention of...

DeSoto City Council examines local marijuana enforcement policy

By David Wilfong NDG Contributing Writer The use of marijuana and related products such as CBD has received a lot of attention in recent years. In...

How integrating CBD into your daily routine can help with your college life?

College students and university goers face extreme hectic routines and unreal deadlines for their various assignments and projects. The abundance of work and various...

State Rep. Carl Sherman names new Chief of Staff

State Rep. Carl Sherman named his new Chief of Staff last week. Melissa Bradford, a District 109 resident took the key role on the...

Dallas lowriders take to the streets for the Census

More than 85 colorful lowriders traveled across Oak Cliff Sunday in the Let’s Get Counted Cruise Sunday, July 12, to remind people there is...

Members of the House and Senate administration committees call for the removal of Confederate memorials on capitol grounds

AUSTIN, TX — On Wednesday, members of the House Committee on Administration and the Senate Committee on Administration issued a joint letter calling for...

DCHHS confirms mosquito samples test positive for West Nile Virus

Dallas County Health and Human Services’ (DCHHS) laboratory confirmed mosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus. The mosquito traps were collected from...

Do You Want to Add Excitement to Your Love Life?

Content provided by Media When couples first get together, their physical relationship can be intense and exciting. However, as time goes on, other things take...

Dentistry office offers grocery giveaway in Bishop Arts on Saturday

MINT dentistry’s goal of putting smiles on people’s faces doesn’t stop during a pandemic: To help a community in need, the dentistry practice is...

North Texas Food Bank, Fair Park First and others hosting free food giveaway on Thursday

The North Texas Food Bank (NTFB), in conjunction with the Texas National Guard, Fair Park First, Spectra, and In the City for Good, is...

South Dallas Club will host its 57th V. Alyce Foster Trailblazer Awards Luncheon

By Gwendolyn H. Daniels The historic South Dallas Business and Professional Women’s Club is set to host its 57th Annual V. Alyce Foster Trailblazer Awards...

Dallas ISD is South Dallas Proud; announce expanded all-day learning center and new STEAM academy

Dallas ISD has announced change is coming to South Dallas schools. An expanded all-day early learning center and a new state-of-the-art STEAM academy are...

DeSoto ISD Launches April Town Hall Series

DeSoto ISD invites the community to engage with the upcoming Town Hall Tuesdays at Noon series, a new weekly, mid-day virtual dialogue set to take...

PepsiCo and Frito-Lay partnership with Dallas ISD P-Tech valued

As an industry partner with the South Oak Cliff High School P-TECH, PepsiCo and Frito-Lay are showing students great potential opportunities available to them...

From redlining to racial equity: Dallas ISD wants to create a school-based social safety net

Leslie Williams, the head of Dallas ISD’s Racial Equity Office is intent on taking action to reverse the pervasive poverty in Dallas’ poorest communities. “We...

Queenish BLACK Dolls Showcase 2020 in Lancaster this weekend

In celebration of Black History Month, the Queenish Professional Women’s Club and its founder Quinnie Nichols is once again bringing to the community, the...

Hope Summit at Cedar Valley College Will Address Criminal Justice Reform

LANCASTER – A new summit addressing the criminal justice system is coming to Cedar Valley College. Themed as a groundbreaking overview of the current...

PHOTO: DeSoto resident gaining culinary experience serving in the U.S. Navy

ARABIAN SEA - Culinary Specialist Seaman Jason Roque, from DeSoto, pours vegetables into serving pans in the aft galley aboard the aircraft carrier USS...

DeSoto City Councilwoman announce she has no plans to resign

By Ruth Ferguson, NDG Editor Candice Quarles held a brief press conference at the offices of her attorney and made it very clear she is...

Shark Tank hosting casting call in DeSoto

This weekend Southern Dallas entrepreneurs will have an opportunity to convince producers they have a winning idea when ABC's popular Shark Tank arrives in...