The Village Giving Circle at Texas Women’s Foundation Grants $186,000 to 16 Organizations Supporting the African American Community

DALLAS, Texas, November 14, 2022 – On November 6th at Frito Lay headquarters, The Village Giving Circle at Texas Women’s Foundation delivered $186,000 in grants to 16 nonprofit organizations whose missions support the African American community in North Texas. 

Read more ...

North Texas big box retail stores are up for foreclosure

North Texas - Seven North Texas big box retail stores are threatened with foreclosures. The retail buildings are all occupied by Walmart Neighborhood Markets stores and are owned by Carrollton-based investor Riba Walmart Investment LLC.

Read more ...

Texas Women’s Foundation Announces Allyson Felix, America’s Most Decorated Track and Field Athlete, as Speaker for 37th Annual Luncheon on Oct. 6

Dallas, TX – Texas Women’s Foundation (TXWF) has raced to reveal its keynote speaker for the 37th Annual Luncheon: Allyson Felix, who reigns as the most decorated American Track & Field Athlete of all time after winning her bronze and gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. 

Read more ...

Frazier Revitalization Receives Texas Bar Foundation Grant For Technology needed for the Community Lawyering Center

DALLAS, Texas, May 19, 2022 – The Texas Bar Foundation has made a grant to Frazier Revitalization to purchase needed technology needed at the Community Lawyering Center, a pro bono legal program operated at the nonprofit’s South Dallas location by the University of North Texas (UNT) Dallas College of Law and Legal Aid of Northwest Texas.  

Read more ...

Ennis shooting suspect's name released

Ennis, TX - Quantravia Deshay Johnson of Ennis has been identified as the suspect in a shooting that injured a male victim Friday in Ennis.  According to the Ennis Police Department, Johnson, 27, was arrested Monday at a residence and was arraigned Wednesday.

Read more ...

MULTI-CITY PROJECT IN SOUTH METROPLEX RENEWS INFRASTRUCTURE TO ACCOMMODATE SAFETY NEEDS & RAPID REGIONAL GROWTH

The Wintergreen Road Project, the product of a partnership between Dallas County, the Cities of Cedar Hill, DeSoto, Duncanville, Dallas Water Utilities, and the North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG),

Read more ...

Dallas Arboretum Recognizes Black Heritage Celebration Honorary Council Members

DALLAS, Texas – On April 7, the Dallas Arboretum Black Heritage Celebration organizers hosted a reception to celebrate its Honorary Council Members and share event details at the Alex Camp House. The second annual Black Heritage Celebration will be held the weekend of May 14 and 15.

Read more ...

11 people injured and one killed in shooting at Saturday night concert in southern Dallas, according to police

Dallas, TX - Police said at least 11 people were shot and one person was killed in a Saturday night shooting during a trail ride and concert in southern Dallas.  Dallas police officers said they responded to a shooting call at 5050 Cleveland Road in southern Dallas at approximately 12:13 a.m. on Sunday. 

Read more ...

Judge Mike Jones is the Official Democratic Party Nominee

Judge Mike Jones would like to thank the voters of Dallas Precinct 4 for voting him to be the "Official Democratic Party Nominee for the Dallas County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4-1".

Read more ...

6th Person Dies Mass Shooting Targeting Family in Navarro County

Corsicana, TX - A sixth person has died after a man targeted members of his own family in a mass shooting at two Navarro County homes last weekend. Corsicana police said 20-year-old Xavier Milazzo, one of the suspected gunman's sons, died at about 10 p.m.

Read more ...

TSTC, Ennis ISD to partner on dual enrollment classes

Red Oak, TX - Texas State Technical College in North Texas and the Ennis Independent School District will partner to provide dual enrollment classes to high school students starting this fall.

Read more ...