March 21, 2019


Week of March 21, 2019

  • Local & State: Sandra Bland Act sheds light on police stops; People on the move; New East End investments break ground; Library provides prom formal wear for local teens; Hester House will celebrate 75th anniversary; Texas Trailblazer cared for young people
  • National: NYC tenants unimpressed with Trump appointee; Puzzling number of men tied to protests died; UNCF delivers first State of HBCUs Address
  • Entertainment: Solange draws from Houston, Black nostalgia
  • Center Fold: Pregnancy-related deaths, Black maternal mortality rate addressed
  • Health: Breastfeeding benefits newborns
  • College & Pro Sports:  March Madness, Area schools ready to dance; Football, track star Johnny ‘Lam’ Jones dead
  • High School Sports: David & Micah Peavy Duncanville state title a family affair
  • Top Events: March 2nd Tuesday with the Chamber; Judge Lina Hidalgo’s Civic Saturday; 2nd Annual March for Black Women Houston