Elite News Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Annual Parade
In over twenty-five years, this Parade draws over 220,000 viewers and participants. Grand Marshals over the years have included: Dallas City Manager John Ware, Reverend S.C. Nash, the Late Rev. S.M. Wright, Dallas Mayor Laura Miller, Former Mayor Ron Kirk and Mavericks President Terdema Ussery. The parade has been covered by the local news channels for the past 5 years.
Elite News Annual Awards Night
Held the last night in February, this event has recognized and awarded over 900 individuals, over the last thirty years.
Elite News Annual Bill Blair Scholarship Golf Tournament
Held the last Friday in April, this tournament raises money to fund higher education for high school seniors in the City of Dallas.
Elite News Annual Religious Hall of Fame Luncheon
Held the third Saturday in August, this event has been so successful, it has allowed the Elite News to create a museum. The Elite News Religious Hall of Fame Museum is located at 2349 Cedar Crest Blvd., Dallas, Texas 75216.
The museum acknowledges and honors the accomplishments of ministers and a select group of community leaders who have positively influenced their community and our world by improving the quality of life for others. It unites Dallas and the nation in pride and purpose.
The facility originally opened in 1999, and displayed 15 Biblical themed rooms and historical occasions. Footage from the grand opening appeared on all of the television news networks. The museum has artwork donated by international artists and special artifacts which were welcomed by the Community. The museum received a congressional letter from Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, a congratulatory letter from Texas Governor Rick Perry and a Texas Resolution Legislative from Representative Yvonne Davis. In 2004, the Museum was featured on the CBS Charles Osgood File.