This year’s Anniversary Celebration GALA will be held Saturday, August 24, at The Hilton Anatole Hotel .The GALA will feature a silent auction, dinner, reception, and entertainment. The Urban League will celebrate 46 years of service to the community. The Urban League has done a sensational job at helping individuals find occupations and helping improving […]

Miles of Freedom and MASS is providing ways to bridge the gap for those returning from home from prison. The Texas prisons build prisons based on the grades of our kids that are in the third grade. Support Miles of Freedom by donating to the program. They’ll be providing school supplies for approximately 250 children. […]

It is confirmed an adult woman died while riding the Texas Giant Friday night at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, Tx. The woman’s identity and cause of death is not released yet. Others at the park and on the ride said her restraints came loose and the woman flew off the ride. While news of the death […]


According to WFAA: The Dallas Cowboys announced Thursday afternoon that Josh Brent will retire from football. In late December, Brent was charged with intoxication manslaughter in the death of his teammate and friend Jerry Brown Jr. “I am at a point where my main focus is all about getting the priorities in my life in […]


So this “book” is all about women and their experiences with NBA players and college athletes w/ a guide on what to expect, how to react, and the things you should keep in mind when trying to land yourself a baller. Here are a few excerpts and guess what city they are from…DALLAS! As the […]

About 200 people gathered in Dallas Sunday night, to protest the verdict in the Trayvon Martin Case. Some were wearing hoodies, reflecting the attire of the unarmed teenager when he was shot and killed by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in suburban Orlando, Florida last year. They were quick to point out this event wasn’t […]


A Facebook page called “Oak Cliff Dallas Texas Fights” is urging people to upload their own fight videos.  The page was created just a few days ago, and already has close to 57,000 “likes” on the social media site. News 8 showed the page and some of the videos to District 4 City Councilman Dwaine […]

Radio One Dallas KBFB 97.9 The Beat has partnered with AIDS Healthcare Foundation, CONDOM NATION, AIDS OUTREACH CENTER, City of Fort Worth, City of Dallas, Dallas County Health & Human Services, Greater Than Aids, Driver Select, AIDS ARM and the Artist of Hip Hop…. To present Hip Hop For HIV Concert  on August 25, 2013 […]