MOTIVATED by DETERMINATION

By: Rebecca Jones   NORTH FOREST – “Whatever we believe about ourselves and our ability comes true for us.” Susan L. Taylor, who was once referred to as, “the most influential Black woman in journalism,” exclaimed these words. One of Houston’s own, Lamesha Junior Johnson is living proof of the sentiments expressed by Taylor. Read…

“At Attention!”: An Interview with Washington’s Commander Johnson and Master Chief Freeman

By: Brian Dimas & James Powell The Booker T. Washington ROTC cadet class is growing in number, proficiency and potential.  Let’s take a moment to chat with Commander Lamar Johnson and Master Chief Stacy Freeman. On the New Cadets: Commander Johnson believes that this year’s company of cadets is on par with those of the…

The T.R.U.T.H Project Presents “Rise Above” An Artistic Journey about Surviving Abuse

The T.R.U.T.H Project (Telling Real Unapologetic Truths through Healing) presents “Rise Above: A Story of Hope,” an artistic performance about surviving abuse with two free shows Saturday, September 10, 2016, 3:30p.m. and 7:30p.m at MATCH 3400 Main St. Houston, TX 77006. This makes the 15th presentation of T.R.U.T.H. Project’s quarterly installments that use social art…

STAFFORD MSD WELCOMES VISITING INTERNS FROM UNIVERSITY IN TAIWAN

STAFFORD — The Stafford Municipal School District was proud to welcome Education Professor Dr. James Lee and his students from Soochow University in Taiwan.   “Stafford MSD is a very diverse school district where our student body speaks a total of 33 different languages,” Stafford MSD Superintendent Dr. Robert Bostic said. “We were glad that…