DID YOU KNOW? One of The Oldest Black Baptist Churches in Texas

A Historical Snapshot of  Rev. Israel Campbell and Galveston’s Avenue L Missionary Baptist Church Israel Sydney Campbell was born in Russellville, Ky.  This gifted child,...

From 5th to 1st

It has been said that Fifth Ward is one of the roughest places to grow up in Houston TX.  Its a well-known area for...

C.O.H Report Card

  Report cards are rare in the summer, but I am glad to report on the progress we are making on several initiatives designed to...

Houston native serves aboard Navy warship homeported in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

By Petty Officer 1st Class James H. Green, Navy Office of Community Outreach PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – A Houston, Texas native and 2008 Booker T. Washington High School graduate, Petty Officer 2nd...

Houston native helps keep one of the Navy’s newest, most advanced aircraft flying

by Chief Petty Officer Bill Steele, Navy Office of Community Outreach (WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash.) – A 2008 Atascocita High School graduate and Houston native is serving with...

Houston Native Keeps Navy Wing Flying

By Kayla Good, Navy Office of Community Outreach Public Affairs OAK HARBOR, Wash. - A 2007 Ellison High School in Killeen, Texas graduate and Houston...

Houston Native Serves in Japan Aboard Forward-Deployed Ship

By Chief Petty Officer Bill Steele, Navy Office of Community Outreach SASEBO, Japan – A 2013 Summer Creek High School graduate and Houston native is serving in Japan in the U.S....

Experienced Community Activists’ Suggest Solutions for the Recently Displaced Homeless Population

We promised to follow up on the story entitled, “New Proposed Solutions to Combat Homelessness” featured in Elite News One. The plan was to...

Black Male Entrepreneurs Deserve Full Respect & Support

“We want to grow and expand our business and teach others about opportunities in entrepreneurship over selling drugs.” - 20-year old Black Entrepreneur Marlin Gipson   What...

Life after a Felony With: Johnnie Tatum & Second Chance Consulting and Outreach

HOUSTON - Johnnie Tatum hails from Dallas but was reared in the Acres Homes’ community, by his mother. He attended MacArthur High School. During...