May 11, 2017


Week of May 11, 2017

  • Local News: Father of teen shooting victim sues; HISD voters say ‘yes’ to recapture
  • National: Healthcare bill hurts women, poor; Louisiana lawmakers vote to keep corporal punishment in Schools; Obama receives Profiles in Courage Award; Obamas vow to continue good work; Trump backtracks claim to defund HBCUs; Miss Black UT accused of not being Black enough
  • Entertainment: Blacks among artists at Comicpalooza
  • Center Fold: Planning a successful family reunion; Things to do with family in Houston
  • Health: Heart attack strikes every 43 seconds
  • Opinion: Healthcare bill a tiny, petty victory
  • Pro & College Sports: Astros off to a hot start
  • High School Sports: Bellaire baseball back on track this season
  • Top Events: The Maroon & Gray Affair; Urban Spring Kids Fest; Feed the Hood Block Party