July 04, 2019


Week of July 04, 2019

  • Local & State: Dwight Boykins under fire for comments; Blue Triangle gets $4.9 mil grant; Texas law protects rent-to-own customers; Karen Carter Richards elected NNPA chair
  • National: Birtherism claims used against Kamala Harris; Woman indicted in fetal death, shooter free; Companies urged to work with HBCUs
  • Entertainment: Essence Festival marks 25 years of culture
  • Center Fold: ‘State of Black Houston’: County Judge Hidalgo, Mayor Turner give insight
  • High School Sports: Shooting Guard Shane Bell resembles scoring machine
  • College & Pro Sports: Unbeaten Jermall Charlo still champ; Watch the Max Edison Celebration of Life Video
  • Top Events: Annual barrier Breaker Award Luncheon; Career My Way The Xperience; The Ensemble’s “Josephine Tonight” Opening