March 14, 2019


Week of March 14, 2019

  • Local & State: Firefighters, workers face layoffs over Prop B; Defender NEWSWRAP debuts Saturday, March 16; DNC picks Milwaukee over Houston, Miami; Debate team wins again; Freeda Foreman death ruled suicide by county
  • National:  Clyburn says reparations impossible, pushes policy; States try to control food stamp purchases; Nation’s oldest HBCU fights for survival; Campaign shows curvy Alabama State dancers
  • Entertainment: Embattled R. Kelly could be left with nothing
  • Center Fold: The Imani School celebrates 30th anniversary
  • College & Pro Sports: Cowboys VP Will McClay diagrams offseason; McClelland named to NCAA committee
  • High School Sports: Calvin Solomon, Klein Forest point forward tough, fearless
  • Top Events: The Links’ Fabulous Red Dress & Red Tie Affair; Thurgood Marshall Law School Review Spring 2019 Symposium; Opp Ex 2019 Houston