September 12, 2019


Week of September 12, 2019

  • Local & State News: Texas has most uninsured people in United States; HISD expands mental health support; Ray Shackelford leads NUL Young Professionals; AT&T Foundation donates to Bush Institute
  • National News: U.S. Rep. Jackson Lee troubled by uninsured increase; Kamala Harris releases plan to fix criminal justice system; Bahamian evacuees ordered off U.S.-bound ferry; Bahamian students can attend HBCU for free; Women-led group mobilizes female voters; Black hair care co-founder Joan Johnson dead at 89
  • Entertainment: Tamron Hall returns as TV talk show host; Keshia Knight Pulliam backing businesses
  • Center Fold: “Black don’t crack”: Celebrating ageless women
  • College/Pro Sports: PVAMU Panthers a work in progress; Serena Williams the greatest despite loss
  • HS Sports: “Messages to my high school self”
  • Top Events: 2019 Defender Ministers of Music Extraordinaire Awards; Harris County Remembrance Project; Fall Wine & Jazz Festival