Turning from anger to success: Amari Harrison shares her HCDE Highpoint East story

Highpoint East student Amari Harrison gives her farewell thanks to staff. (left) Mercedes Love, assistant principal, Marion Cooksey, principal and Garland Greene, transition specialist are the mentors who have made her a successful person, she says. Amari Harrison’s favorite colors are pink and blue, but there were days when the 17-year-old only saw red. Temper…

HOUSTON TEXANS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF GREATER HOUSTON OPEN HOUSTON TEXANS TEEN CLUB

http://prod.video.texans.clubs.nfl.com/HOU/videos/dct/video_audio/2016/11-November/TeenClubOpeningBROLL-5000k.mp4 HOUSTON – Yesterday, (Tuesday, Nov. 29), the Houston Texans in partnership with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Houston (BGCGH) opened the Houston Texans Teen Club, the first teen-specific facility in Houston and the first in the nation to be supported by an NFL team. Houston Texans Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer…

Jarvis Christian College freshman crowned National Top Model

HAWKINS, TEXAS — Jarvis Christian College freshman Natasha Coleman-Ball recently was crowned National Top Model in the National American Miss Pageant in Anaheim, California. Along with the title, Natasha also received a cash scholarship and her photos will be featured in Pageantry magazine and also in National American Miss promotional brochures. For her community involvement,…

WALMART & BET NETWORKS PARTNERS WITH ERYKAH BADU AND SOUL TRAIN AWARDS TO MAKE CHRISTMAS BETTER FOR FAMILIES IN SOUTH DALLAS

NEW YORK, NY – SOUL TRAIN AWARDS 2016 celebrated the best in Soul, R&B and Hip-Hop by highlighting both returning legends and breakout stars with unrivaled musical moments and titillating performances. The awards show, which aired on November 27th on both CENTRIC and BET, was hosted once again by the funkadelic Godmother of neo-soul, Erykah…