Tyler's Black Nurses Rock will put on its first Inspire and Empower Scholarship Brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Aug. 5 at Holiday Inn, 5701 South Broadway Ave., in Tyler. The guest speaker is Tawni Haynes, a designer from Dallas. Tickets cost $30. Contact Lisa Williams at 903-245-4587 or Willie Jean Mims at 903-258-3208 for more information. Raffle tickets will be sold and all proceeds will benefit the BNR scholarship fund.
- Melissa McTee