Before I lay it down: “It’s just time for the good guys to win; please vote for Sylvester”…

His dad died when he was thirteen years old, having been a life-long painter. His mom cleaned rooms and toilets at the historic Rice Hotel. Growing up in the “Fo-Fo” on Houston’s northwest side, Sylvester Turner, the sixth of nine children, defied the odds and made a name for himself in his beloved “H-Town” where…

“Hicktown” USA

[dropcap font=”0″]Q[/dropcap]uite possibly the single-greatest problem affecting this nation is law enforcement officers interaction with African-American males. If the all too frequently volatile interactions between law enforcement officers and African-American males are the single-greatest problem affecting this nation, it is a matter that has not gone unnoticed by citizens, community leaders, elected officials, or law…

When Political Satire is No Longer Funny: The Houston Chronicle Makes a Major Error

Although I am unsure how the recent political cartoon run in The Houston Chronicle should be termed, however, one thing is certain, the decision-makers for that periodical are glaringly absent in myriad ways — judgment, cultural sensitivity, historical literacy, and the list goes on and on, and on and on. I must applaud the vigilance…

CHURCH GROWTH SEMINAR

COGIC WHITE HOUSE LIAISON AND NEW YORK MEGA PASTOR TO CONDUCT CHURCH GROWTH SEMINAR AT TEXAS SOUTH CENTRAL JURISDICTION MINISTER AND WORKERS CONFERENCE HOUSTON – On April 22 – 24, 2015 the Texas South Central Jurisdiction of the Churches of God in Christ, Inc (Worldwide) will be celebrating their 52nd Ministers and Workers Conference at…

Third Ward Multi-Service Center

HOUSTON – The Third Ward Multi-Service Center is located at 3611 Ennis Street, 77004. The center, also known as the Third Ward MSC, has been a highly used resource in the Third Ward community since the doors were opened in 2002. Since then, the multi-service center has grown with the facilities, services and programs they…