Zena Stephens

Zena Stephens says her victory is significant for girls and minorities in the community. Some voters crossed party lines and voted for the Democrat.

When Zena Stephens officially swears in at the Jackson County Sheriff in Texas, she will become the first Black woman elected to the role in state history. Stephens beat out a Republican rival in a tight race, and expects there will be tough challenges ahead. Little information on Stephens’ personal life exists online but what […]

A 19-year-old White teenager was arrested for a possibly racially motivated attack aimed towards an African-American woman running for sheriff in Beaumont, Texas.

Texas police are questioning a handful of people after a gunman opened fire at the campaign headquarters of Zena Stephens.