Special Coverage

Written by rudyarispe on Oct 23, 2018

Toyota Texas donates minivan to Eva's Heros

Eva’s Heroes was the recipient of a $15,000 donation, as well as a specially outfitted Toyota Sienna, from Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Texas during a celebration of the plant’s 15th anniversary on Oct. 19.

Written by Calasia_Haynes on Oct 23, 2018

The San Antonio Black Lawyers Association hosted a forum for judicial candidates on Oct. 20, 2018 at the Macedonia Baptist Church in San Antonio.Co-hosts included the NAACP,  the League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area, Community of Churches for Social Action, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Delta Rho Lambda Chapter Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., Alpha Pi Zeta Chapter.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 22, 2018

On the first day of early voting for the Nov. 6 General Election, U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro (TX-20), and Texas State Senator José Menéndez (D-26) called on Bexar County to quickly resolve voting issues, and encouraged voters not to give up.

During a news conference at Las Palmas Library, an early voting site, Castro and Menéndez said problems on Oct. 22, included outdated voting machines with no paper records, system glitches, incorrect voter information, staffing shortages, long lines and a lack of accommodations for disabled voters.

Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Oct 22, 2018

Scroll down to replay full video: Leaders from COPS/Metro, a coalition of churches, schools and unions, asked candidates for Congress and the Texas Legislature to support the coalition’s agenda on issues from public school funding and predatory lending to immigration and workforce development during its General Election Accountability Session Oct. 16, 2018 at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in the San Antonio suburb of Helotes.

Written by rudyarispe on Oct 22, 2018

Bihl Haus Arts 'Goldens' Create Day of the Dead altar

Senior artists, or “Goldens,” of the Bihl Haus Arts GO! Arts Program at the Normoyle Community Center have been busy constructing a Diá de Los Muertos Altar to honor the life of their deceased loves ones under the guidance of arts instructor Jane Madrigal.