State Fair Classic moved to Globe Life Park this March By Demetrius Harper • Published February 22, 2021 • Updated on February 22, 2021 at 12:52 pm NBCDFW.com State Fair Classic in Fair Park moved to March 13, 2021 at Globe Life Field. The annual football game between Grambling State University and Prairie View A&M University typically held at the Cotton Bowl Stadium…

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              Gail Jay, 2/17/2021 One cold day in Texas, while none were aware, North winds started blowing and freezing our air! Each town started freezing with cold, hard to bear! Homes without power–and then water, too! Unplanned, not expected! What were we to do? Not seen in my lifetime; not…

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Patrick Lane Young April 3, 1964 ~ February 18, 2021 (age 56) Patrick Lane Young, 56, passed away on Thursday, February 18, 2021 at his home. Visitation will be 12:00 – 2:00 PM with his funeral service beginning at 2:00 PM on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at Oldham Lane Church of Christ, 5049 Oldham Lane. He was Born…

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Judge Jack Grant Abilene – Robert Jackson Grant, 91, of Abilene, passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 in Abilene. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, February 26, 2021 at Elmwood Memorial Park, Reflection Garden. Services are under the direction of The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Road, Abilene. Jack…

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James Louis Cole February 07, 1943 – February 19, 2021 James Louis Cole, 78, died peacefully in his home on February 19. A service celebrating his life will be held at 10:00 am, Saturday, March 6, 2021, in the auditorium of University Church of Christ under the direction of Piersall Funeral Directors, 733 Butternut St.…

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from Lincolnton, North Carolina, United States James Riley In Loving Memories of Mr. James Riley 1951-2021 James Riley, 70-year-old, resident of Lincolnton, North Carolina passed from this life into eternal life at his home on Friday, February 12, 2021 at his home. James was born in Detroit, Michigan in 1951. James predeceased by dad, Pittman Riley, mother, Margie…

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Brenda Amonett Abilene – Brenda Lou (Aberegg) Amonett, passed peacefully to her long-awaited heavenly home on Wednesday, February 3, 2021. A celebration of Life will be held at the Baker Height Church of Christ in Abilene, Texas on Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. with a visitation starting at 9:30 a.m. and interment at…

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Ending the Cycle of Racial Trauma By Dr. Keith Magee When the managers at Donald Trump’s Senate impeachment trial showed video footage of the Capitol riot some of our lawmakers must have relived the visceral panic they experienced that day. Millions of citizens watching at home will have been overwhelmed once more by fear and…

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By Angela Sailor For African Americans, learning and knowledge has been—and continues to be—the drumline of survival and success. Enslaved black families knew this. It’s why they risked severe punishment by breaking laws that forbid them learning how to read and write. The opening of black colleges and universities after the Civil War signaled that those…

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