Houston Defender May 9, 2019

Week of May 09, 2019

  • Local & State: Could next Dallas mayor be Black? Sandra Bland video of traffic stop surfaces; Houston Public Library hosts reading program; State legislators address redistricting, census; Dyson commencement speaker at PVAMU
  • National: Minneapolis wrongful death settlement draws public ire; Three Black women win U.S. pageant titles
  • Entertainment: Michael Ealy stars in film ‘The Intruder’
  • Center Fold: Like mother, like daughter-Sharing looks, advice and more
  • Health: People of color get skin cancer
  • College & Pro Sports: Ralph Sampson former Rocket promotes entrepreneurship; Woods awarded medal, motive questioned
  • High School Sports: Ridge Point midfielder Ellington Fuller scores in soccer
  • Top Events: 35th Annual BP MS 150; An Evening of Women’s Empowerment; 76th Annual Citywide Beauticians & Barbers Association Scholarship Luncheon