A Dream Come True: Ahmad Richardson Meets the Mayor

AHCBED 27th Annual Awards Banquet Wrap Up HOUSTON – Recently, the Acres Home Chamber for Business and Economic Development hosted its 27th annual recognition banquet at the Beulah Ann Shepard Building. This year’s banquet honored Acres Home natives, the incomparable Mayor of the City of Houston, the Honorable Sylvester Turner and City Council member at-large…

Booker T. Washington High School’s Mission

By Dante Angelo Tarzona, BTW Student The Booker T. Washington Newspaper staff collaborated, and agreed that overall our high school’s mission statement amounted to the following, “The faculty and students of Booker T. Washington High School for the Engineering Profession are striving for the successful outcome of its students through learning, companionship, research, and diligence.”…

21 Years & Still Going: Behind the Scenes with Shirley Ann and Roy Douglas Malonson, Publishers along with the team of African-American News&Issues

HOUSTON – There is a great African proverb that states, “Every great journey begins with one step.” There is quite possibly no better description for African-American News&Issues, the news periodical that you are currently holding in your hands. The storied journey that I am alluding to sprouted from the minds of Roy Douglas & Shirley…

Velma R. Hart Celebrates 25 Years in Nonprofit Management

ASAE Leadership Award Recipient Continues Legacy of Extraordinary Service and Commitment to Nonprofit Organizations in 2016 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Velma Hart, a proven and respected association professional is celebrating 25 years in nonprofit management. During her expansive career, she has earned a reputation for her vision, leadership and innovative ideas for 21st century organizations. Additionally,…