March 16, 2017


Week of March 16, 2017

  • Local News: New store to combat food desert in Third Ward; CWA, AT&T bring 3,000 jobs, raises; Houston students join Disney Dreamers; Phylicia Rashad joins symphony concert; TSU spring enrollment rises; Authors to offer divorce advice at workshop
  • National: Millions would lose health insurance with GOP plan; Black male students require care, concern; Promising new treatment for Black breast cancer patients
  • Entertainment: Jordan Peele talks about hit movie, ‘Get Out’
  • Center Fold: Black Restaurant Week Returns
  • Opinion: Don’t hurt kids with GOP health care act
  • On the Move: HISD names new chief of staff; Artist selected for new community center commission; Texas Alliance of Black School Educators names new president
  • Pro & College Sports: TSU men, women win SWAC championships
  • High School Sports: Cypress Falls saves the day for H-Town
  • Top Events: Welcome Reception for New UH Class Dean; NAACP Houston Black Media Luncheon; Prayers for Our Ancestors