June 29, 2017


Week of June 29, 2017

  • Local News: New HISD budget benefits teachers; Mentoring program seeks participants; Defender wins national awards; Houston awarded $3 million HUD grant; New senior VP named at Allegiance Bank
  • National News: Black Caucus declines meeting with Trump; Minority blood donors needed
  • Entertainment: The ‘Power’ of Omari Hardwick; All roads lead to Essence Fest 2017; Party with a purpose
  • Center Fold: Houston First, offering city attractions, opportunities; Things to do 4th of July holiday; Black businesses on Avenida
  • Opinion: Republican health care bill indecent, immoral
  • Pro & College Sports: Ice Cube creates new basketball league; Fox leads talented group in NBA draft
  • High School Sports: Festive 2017 brings titles
  • Conversations & Coffee: HISD Supt. Talks to Black Community