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According to WFAA, a shooting has occurred at Wilmer-Hutchins High School in Dallas. At this time there is heavy police enforcement on school grounds.   The school has since tweeted all staff and students are safe. Parents will receive a letter with further details.    

Lloyd's ability to produce falsetto vocals, coupled with romantic lyrics allowed him to be a fixture in the RNB scene for years to come.

The solar eclipse occurring on April 8th is expected to be a significant astronomical event. Here’s everything you need to know about it. When is the Solar Eclipse Happening? The solar eclipse will take place on April 8th, 2024. The exact timing and duration of the eclipse will vary depending on your location. It will […]

The Sunny South Dallas Community gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony and community block party celebration Thursday, April 4,2024. 97.9 The Beat on-air personality, Jazzi Black and Majic 94.5 on-air personality Nanette Lee were there to share this momentous moment with the city. Speakers included Congresswoman Jasmine Crockett, Senator Royce West, Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson, Dallas […]

Liberation Station, NC's first Black-owned children's bookstore, is forced to move from Downtown Raleigh after receiving numerous threats.

According to Dallas Texas TV, Vince Yung, UT Longhorn and former NFL Quarterback, was caught slipping and it was captured on film. Take a peek as Yung appears to engage in a confrontation with several men at Heights Bar in Houston,Texas. At around 58 seconds, he is knocked out unconscious.  

97.9 The Beat/ Majic 94.5 is always serving our community. See our updated list of upcoming events you can catch us at below and come say hello! March 27th – McWhorter Elementary College And Career Readiness March 30th – Dallas Public Library Community Festival March 30th – Egg Hunt Extravaganza April 5th – Fredrick Douglas Todd STAAR Pep Rally April 5th – […]

Lil Dang Dane stops by to see P-Skillz for Flo Tyme and goes off the dome with a freestyle. You may remember Lil Dang from a viral freestyle a couple of years back SEEN HERE. But, this time he came back harder, press play! His inspirations are mo3, Lil Boosie, Paul Wall, Black Yungsta and more! […]

The She Is Awards was a one of a kind curated experience that allowed for artists to showcase their many talents in honor and celebration of DFW women accomplishments. Get to know these talented individuals below.