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97.9 The Beat made an appearance at Webb Middle School in Garland, Tx. Monday. Pskillz, DJ Don Perryon, Shun a long with Rockteezy the mascot crashed the school pep rally. The beat gang help motivate the students in preparation for a really important test. Check out the photos below, the students are gearing up to […]

Check out this week’s DFW Business Blast entrepreneurs featuring real estate agents, business funding companies, and a professional who can help you with any and all government assistance programs! The Kickback w/ Jazzi Black Weekdays 9A-3P, Saturdays 1P-4P | Follow Me on IG @jazziblack , Follow Me on Twitter @yojazziblack

Meet South African rising singer, Tyla Seethal! You may recognize this 21-year old star snapping it up with Kim Kardashian in Milan at the D&G after party. But, Radio One Dallas hosted a special meet and greet with station staff and listeners to get to know this sensational artist. TEXT DFW TO 24042 FOR THE […]

Over 100 black owned vendors coupled with drinks and good music, is a recipe for a good ole time! Two sisters from Los Angeles have one common purpose; and that’s to provide opportunities for local black business owners to have a flee market style platform for us, created by us, to sell items. The one-of-a- […]

At 24-years-old, Tamecka Frazier experienced a brutal attack by her neighbor that could have killed her, but instead made her stronger and encouraged her to step into her true passion. She was a single mother at the time who had just come back from a New Years Eve Party to her home in Lancaster, TX. […]

Buckle Up North Texas! The general elections are underway and TODAY is the last day to register to vote! May 6th is the official general election where DFW will welcome new political leaders to represent our communities! The mayoral election will be quite interesting as Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson won’t have an opponent to run […]

With the economy slamming Americans, Texas is stepping in to support its residents by offering rent relief for a limited time. The Texas Rent Relief Program, which started in 2021, appropriated $2.1 billion to help Texans pay rent and utilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. This included past due balances. Today they are accepting new applications […]

The Texas Department of Public Safety got hit by a Chinese organized crime ring that has stolen over 3,000 Texans identity! Steve McCraw, who is Chief of the Texas DPS said the group was able to access data of Asians living in Texas on the dark web. They then took that information, and requested new […]

Radio One celebrates February being American Heart Month! We are sharing local stories in the DFW community of those who have been affected by heart conditions and diagnosis. Black Health 365  encourages the African American community to take care of your heart both figuratively and literally 365 days a year. After going into sudden cardiac […]

DeSoto ISD Superintendent Dr. Usamah Rodgers Discusses Academics, Championships & Upcoming Showcase!

Shoutout to the whole DFW for rocking with Radio One Dallas at the MLK Parade. See all that you missed!