July 11, 2019

Week of July 11, 2019

  • Local & State News: Kashmere High poised for passing state grade; UT Austin offers free tuition; Dupre wins regional superintendent award
  • National: White man slashes Black teen’s throat over music; Ebony, Jet Magazines fire staff, both may fold; Schools struggle with teaching about slavery; Many will not retire despite aging realities
  • Entertainment: Kirk Franklin talks music, Texas roots
  • Center Fold: The case for reparations
  • College & Pro Sports: Wimbledon dream ends for Coco Gauff; Kaepernick has Ross shoes removed, Nike value rises
  • High School Sports: Wyndell Mitchell Jr. a dual-threat quarterback to watch; Jaylon Jackson-Curvy benefits from summer ball
  • Top Events: A Musical Tribute Art Show; Dr. Thomas Freeman 100th Birthday Celebration; Donnell Cooper Book Signing