Houston Leading Black Information Source

Week of April 18, 2019

  • Local & State: Black mayors will converge on Houston; Former KTSU General Manager George Thomas dies
  • National: Congresswoman Omar says Trump encourages violence; Biden to campaign as extension of Obama; Affordable housing a problem for renters; Blacks audited more than any other group
  • Entertainment: Author Mignette Dorsey takes top prize
  • Center Fold: Lawmakers address programs to reduce ex-offender relapse
  • College & Pro Sports: Martellus Bennett former NFL player seeks to inspire boys; Tiger Woods takes the Masters, eyes record
  • High School Sports: Blaise Mucho & Israel Okoroji Sharpstown makes noise in soccer playoffs
  • Top Events: Links’ Community Resource Fair; Aroma: Houston Culinary Panel Discussion 2019; Smart’n Up Black Male Summit