Education for African-Americans….Did You Know

The education of African-American children during the late period of slavery, after 1800, was sporadic and unreliable in Texas as in other Southern states....

Victory Early College High School Makes ‘Newsweek’ Magazine’s Top 500 List

Newsweek recently released its 2014 List of America’s Top High Schools. Aldine ISD’s Victory Early College High School made the rankings for 2014. The rankings...

The Texas Golden Girls

Simone Biles -   Sport: Gymnastics   Discipline(s): Artistic Gymnastics   Event(s): Team Height: 4-8 Weight: 105 DOB: 3/14/1997 Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio Hometown: Spring, Texas High School: Homeschooled (Spring, Texas) ‘15 Team/Club: World Champions Center Coach(es): Aimee Boorman   Olympic...

Wake Up Black America: We MUST Never forget the past!

HOUSTON - The history of American civilization has left remnants of many open wounds that are constantly agitated within the Black community of its...

“Teaching Children is a Calling.” – Mrs. Julie Johnson

By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON - African-American News&Issues highlights Mrs. Julie Johnson, Principal of Anderson Academy as our Education Profile of the week. Johnson hails from...

Soph/JV Football: Nimitz Cougars Dominate the field over Aldine Mustangs

Thursday's night game had the crowd roaring as the Cougars controlled the turf. The Nimitz Coogs went out with a bang at their homecoming...

HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE ENGINEERING PROFESSION

If you don’t know anything else about Booker T. Washington, you know about our engineering program. The students enrolled in it are proud to...

Weed possession in Texas?

By: Darwin Campbell Austin, TX - Marijuana possession ranks among the more common cause of arrests in Texas. However, there could be a wee-bit of...

The Houston Texans Acknowledge a “STAR in the Classroom”

My teacher, Mrs. Deborah Stokes, is a star in the classroom, because she is a marvelous teacher in my eyes. Why is that? She...