Houston Community College Names New Central College President

By: Darwin Campbell, AANI HOUSTON– Houston Community College has named Muddassir Siddiqi the next President of Central College, according to an announcement from Dr. Caesar Maldonado, Chancellor of Houston Community College. “The selection of Dr. Siddiqi came on the heels of a comprehensive national research and extensive vetting by our selection committee,” Dr. Maldonado said.…

CONGRESSWOMAN SHEILA JACKSON LEE SAYS THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT REPEAL PUTS TEXANS LIVES AT RISK

Congresswoman Jackson Lee: “I will fight tirelessly on behalf of the millions of American families who depend on the Affordable Care Act to provide affordable, quality healthcare for themselves and for their families.” Washington, DC – Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, a senior member of the House Homeland Security Committee and Ranking Member of the House…

NAACP Task Force to Hold Memphis Hearing on Education Quality

Jan. 10 Discussion between Public and Charter Education Advocates will include Charter Impacts on Underfunded School Districts MEMPHIS, TN – A new NAACP task force studying education quality will be taking input from advocates, teachers, parents, and policy experts next week. The NAACP National Task Force for Quality Education, along with The Tennessee State Conference…

Last week to register for classes at Lone Star College-North Harris

HOUSTON (January 6, 2017) – Don’t delay! There are only a few days left to register for spring 2017 classes which begin Monday, Jan. 17, with weekend classes starting Jan. 20. Students can choose from academic and university-transfer courses, as well as workforce training programs. Classes fill quickly during the final registration week, so make…

Ogg Picks Defense Attorney Vivian R. King As Harris DA Office Chief Of Staff

By Darwin Campbell Famed African-American Attorney to Serve in Highest Ranking Permanent Post HOUSTON-The new look of the Harris County District Attorney’s Office is shaping up as DA-elect Kim Ogg prepares to take the reigns in hours. With shakeups in the current office that saw 37 seasoned attorneys, most of outgoing DA Devon Anderson’s leadership…

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…