October 26, 2017


Week of October 26, 2017

  • Local Newstalk: HISD seeks input on school start times; Dr. Ruth Simmons named sole finalist for PVAMU president; Dr. Kendall Harris named TSU provost VP Academic Affairs
  • National: Soldier’s widow angry Trump didn’t know husband’s name; Fact or fiction: Breast cancer myths; Black student loan borrowers get raw deal
  • Entertainment: Robin Thede hosts new late-night show ‘The Rundown’
  • Center Fold: Defender celebrates 87 years; Defender CEO upholds tradition; Team members committed to the cause; Alumni treasure experience
  • Pro & College Sports: Astros vs. Dodgers in World Series; Grambling flexes muscles in SWAC football
  • High School Sports: Worthing multi-talented back Robertson continues to amaze
  • Top Events: The Empowered You: Houston Senior Citizens Conference; PVAMU Foundation Gala; 23rd Annual Pinnacle Awards