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UNT Health Science Center Leads Effort to Raise Awareness About COVID-19 in Underserved Communities

The University of North Texas Health Science Center (HSC) at Fort Worth will administer the Texas portion of a $12 million National Institutes of Health award for outreach and engagement …

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Don’t Drink Bleach to Prevent COVID-19

Texas State Capitol/Photo by Ashley Moss

Blacks Urged To Participate In COVID-19 Clinical Trial

Dallas’s COVID-19 Rent Relief Program

Simple Steps for COVID Prevention

From The Texas Hospital Association: Wearing a mask helps keep #COVID19 from spreading. Wear a mask and protect your fellow Texans.

From The Texas Hospital Association: Wearing a mask helps keep #COVID19 from spreading. Wear a mask and protect your fellow Texans.

Editorials and Commentary

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Faithfull Utterances: Breaking Patterns

Quit Playin: A Low Barr!

My Truth: Please, Please, Please, Please

Quit Playin: Black Like Me!

My Truth: How He Lived

Arts & Entertainment

Hollywood’s Movie Review: Away

By Michael HernandezEntertainment Reporter  Academy Award winner Hillary Swank is American astronaut Emma Green in Netflix’s Away. While it’s a good sci-fi thriller about the international crew, who hope to …

That Celebrity Interview: Chef Jamie Gwen

Niecy Nash Comes Out to the World with Wedding Picture

Google Doodle Celebrates Black Artist

Hollywood’s Movie Review: Unhinged

Full House Star Lori Loughlin Gets Jail Time


About Your Hair: Alopecia Month Series–Animals Suffer with Alopecia

By Dr. Linda Did you know your fur baby, parrot or larger animals are susceptible to hair thinning, patchy alopecia, itchy, flaky, and problem skin problems? Yes, both humans …

Tokyo-Based Restaurant to Debut in Dallas


WNBA players kneeling

WNBA Honors Players for Dedication to Social Justice

By Dorothy J. GentrySports Editor A’ja Wilson and other WNBA players were determined to play this season for something bigger than themselves.  “You take the basketball ability away, you take …

Mavs’ Luka Doncic Named to All-NBA First Team

Legends and Mavs to Host Voter Registration Events

DISD Gets Big Pledge From Mavericks

Upcoming Events

Know About It/Vote About It

Like so many things in 2020, the upcoming general election will be one of a kind. Even before the pandemic, the election was going to be different than prior years …

Community Calendar: Week of September 27th

Dallas ISD COVID-19 Update: September 16

Community Calendar: Week of September 20th