August 01, 2019


Week of August 01, 2019

Local & State News: Tentative bail lawsuit settlement reached; Amazon opens tech hub in Houston; 5th Ward juvenile justice program launched; He is now a well-rounded middle school student; MD Anderson ranked No. 1 for cancer care

National News:  Trump amps up his attacks against Sharpton, Cummings; Former Obama officials condemn Trump rhetoric; Second Democratic debate focuses on race; Harris proposal invests $60 billion in HBCUs; Student debt weighs heavy on Black America

Entertainment: Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson former AKA president shares lessons in book

Center Fold: 10 things to know for back to school

Sports: Olympian Simone Manuel sets more records; Serena Williams invests in Maternal health startup

Top Events: Partners in Primary Care Gulfgate Grand Opening; Emancipation Park All Skills & Education Camp; Sunnyside Health & Wellness Fair