Before I lay it down: “The Floods of 2016 Cripple Brookshire, Texas”

The Greenspoint area of Houston, Texas exhibited Hurricane Katrina-like qualities as my wife and I trudged through nearly four feet of water to witness the devastation first hand. Prompted by images of babies floating along in refrigerators and crates reminded us of the horrors the citizens of New Orleans experienced in 2005. We saw families…

Force behind the Force

Chief Johnny C. Whitehead First Black African-American Captain, Major and Colonel of Baltimore County Police Department First Black Chief of Police for Rice University Police Department (RUPD) HOUSTON – The term “force” has been described as, “any influence that causes a free body to change its speed, direction or shape. Force is any physical sort…

Prince Found Dead at age 57

Famed pop icon Prince (57) has been found dead Thursday morning at his Paisley Park recording studio in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Widely accepted by critics and admirers alike as a musical genius, the world entered into instantaneous mourning as grief-stricken fans assembled outside of Prince’s studio on Audubon Road, while others flooded social media sites with…

Company Offers Students Guaranteed Internships and Professional Development

Houston native and founder of The Enrichery, Sarah Seitz, is providing high school and college students an opportunity to discover their academic and career paths. The Enrichery Summer Internship Program is a 4-week program that matches students with an internship in the field of their choice, and offers them a professional development course designed in…

Carver High School’s ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black’ One-Act Play Advances to UIL Regional Contest

Apr 17, 2016 Leticia Fehling Awards, Carver HS, District, Eisenhower Area, School News 0 The theater troupe’s production of author Lorraine Hansberry’s life is a hit with judges. The cast and crew of Carver HS’ production of “To Be Young, Gifted and Black: A Portrait of Lorraine Hansberry in Her Own Words.” Hansberry is known for…