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Jack Walker’s MARCH Editorial

Why 2 Never Advertise 4 Ever Unless You’re Always Up 4 the Down. Jack Walker Multi-Media Marketing and Journalism 325-437-8117 By: Jack Walker Let me pump this dream through you, people of Abilene Texas and surrounding cities and towns—especially the spectacular arrangement of folks that have never seen a community newspaper before. Community newspapers are ...

Charter Schools Have Contributed to Education Equality and Saved Lives

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 ...

Storms

By Floyd Miller Is there a rule somewhere that states that the next month must be more dramatic than the last? In January we saw a group of NON-PATRIOTS storm the Capitol to stop the vote to certify the next President and Vice President of the United States. As February begin, we saw the trial ...

Jim Merrill: Country over Party

This is an editorial/opinion and does not reflect nor is endorsed by the publication, those inside and associated with it and we reserve the right to edit or remove this content at any time for any circumstance and in any situation. Jim Merrill (above) is an attorney, government and public affairs strategist and longtime Republican ...

Lead us to Unity: A Plea to America’s Christian Churches

Keith Malone is an activist and opinion columnist. By Keith Magee From Monday’s national Martin Luther King Day and, now, Wednesday’s inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, our country remains woefully divided …. On 6 January, even as they hid from the mob laying siege to the Capitol, the chasms between ...

Tanya Riley Accepts prestigious service position with Abilene Realty Firm

West Texas Tribune Exclusive Media Press Release Local Real Estate agent and West Texas Business owner, Tanya Riley (pictured above) was recently named the Cultural Ambassador for Keller Williams Abilene. Tanya encourages people of color to seek and take advantage of opportunities in the field of real estate. For more on this developing story stay ...