#TrafficBae Demetria Obilor Is Putting on for the Culture Yet Again

#TrafficBae Demetria Obilor Is Putting on for the Culture Yet Again

by Zahara Hill   Feb 19, 2018

Just months ago, Texas anchor Demetria Obilor was on the receiving end of condescending commentary about her Afro from a viewer. Last week, she reveled in... Read More

Twinning! Pre-K Teacher Styles Her Hair to Match Young Student for the Ultimate Confident Boost

Twinning! Pre-K Teacher Styles Her Hair to Match Young Student for the Ultimate Confident Boost

by Team Ebony   Feb 09, 2018

A Texas-based teacher is getting a lot of love for making one of her students feel good. Leigh Bishop is a Pre-K teacher at... Read More

Man Monitored for Two Years May Be FBI’s First ‘Black Identity Extremist’

Man Monitored for Two Years May Be FBI’s First ‘Black Identity Extremist’

by Zahara Hill   Feb 06, 2018

Just days before violent White supremacists gathered in Charlottesville in August for the “Unite the Right” rally, the FBI was putting the final touches on... Read More

Erykah Badu

Dallas Residents Want Park Previously Named After Confederate to Honor Erykah Badu

by Zahara Hill   Sep 27, 2017

What would be better than a park full of metaphoric apple trees? Nothing. Which may be why residents of Dallas—the hometown of neo-soul songstress Erykah... Read More

Woman Accused of Fatally Shooting, Chopping Up Boyfriend

Woman Accused of Fatally Shooting, Chopping Up Boyfriend

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 18, 2017

Investigators in Texas say a Baytown woman fatally shot and then dismembered her boyfriend as he slept with a machete, ABC News reports. The... Read More

Beyoncé

Beyoncé Delivers Heartfelt Message for Donor Relief

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 13, 2017

Beyoncé is one of many celebrities that has committed time, effort and money to repairing Houston following the deadly arrival of Hurricane Harvey, and... Read More

Kimberly Gager

Texas Woman Uses Her Exceptional Couponing Skills To Go Shopping For Hurricane Harvey Victims

by Zahara Hill   Sep 13, 2017

We all know mamas do not play when it comes to coupons. Read More

Hurricane Harvey

Rainfall, Limited Resources And Apathy Continue To Devastate Houston

by #TEAMEBONY   Aug 30, 2017

As we enter the fifth day of Hurricane Harvey, Joel Osteen and Donald Trump are at the center of controveries related to the storm currently hitting Texas. Read More

Damaged Refineries Spewing Toxic Fumes in Houston

Damaged Refineries Spewing Toxic Fumes in Houston

by Shantell E. Jamison   Aug 29, 2017

Hurricane Harvey, which has since been classified as a tropical storm, has claimed the lives of at least eight people. Millions continue to struggle... Read More

Woman Endures 11-Minute Cavity Search by Police on Side of Road

Woman Endures 11-Minute Cavity Search by Police on Side of Road

by Shantell E. Jamison   Aug 15, 2017

A woman is suing the Harris County Sheriff’s Office over a roadside cavity search that resulted in her feeling violated and humiliated. Charnesia Corley... Read More