Category : Black Local and National News

- 9 months ago

Win tickets to Plano Balloon Festival

Would you like to ride in my beautiful balloon?We could float among the stars together, you and IFor we can fly we can fly up, up and away… That is the question The 5th Dimension asked in their popular hit Up, Up and Away. The North Dallas Gaze...

- 9 months ago

Thousands of GM workers go on strike after talks break down

The United Auto Workers (UAW) went on strike at 11:59 p.m. Eastern after talks to negotiate a new deal with General Motors did not produce a new agreement. The union has confirmed plans to continue the discussions on Monday, meanwhile up to 50,000 wo...

- 9 months ago

Cowboys handle Washington despite a slow start

  By: Ruth Ferguson, NDG Editor Dallas Cowboys fans were perhaps a little nervous with the slow start of the team. After last week’s game, they likely did not expect to see the Washington Redskins take a 7-0 lead on Sunday afternoon. Espec...

- 9 months ago

Sister Tarpley: Tragedy into Triumph

By: Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor “So then, death is at work in us, but life is at work in you” 2 Corinthians 4:12 The story is told that on September 11, 2001, New York City firefighter Stephen Siller had just completed his shift w...

- 9 months ago

Revenge of the Unheard and Unheeded Sweeps Briley Out

NASHVILLE, TN – Blacks in this town voted for John Cooper because they were tired of lip service to fair play and equal opportunity. He promised a city that works for everybody. And he promised to put sidewalks and bus stops in other neighborhoods be...

- 9 months ago

‘This Tender Land’ is a story to savor

By: Terri Schlichenmeyer “Tell me a story!” It was never enough when someone read a story to you when you were a child: a tale from the heart was always better. Every time the story was told, it was a little bit different, a little braver and a lot m...

- 9 months ago

Lady Bulldogs Power Past Lady Pioneers

& Freshman Nyah Goss By Scott C. Wallace Fisk University Sports Information Director Photos by David Patton of Fisk University Fisk gets 54 kills in first conference win. NASHVILLE, TN — After a slow start in losing the first set, the Fisk Unive...

- 9 months ago

Join the Forest Service!

USDA Forest Service hiring for 2020 temporary positions for national forests in California VALLEJO, Calif. – The United States Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service will accept applications for more than 1,500 temporary spring an...