“2015 Champions for Children Honorees”

HOUSTON – July 11th marks the 1st annual “2015 Champions for Children Gala”. This is an evening you won’t want to miss. The night will be led by the sounds of the acclaimed concert pianist Jade Simmons, along with the well-known Masters of Ceremony KHOU-Channel 11 News Anchors Ron Trevino and Sherry Williams. This event,…

George Washington Carver Magnet H.S. Senior Signing Day

HOUSTON – Recently, the These are students from George Washington Carver Magnet High School of Aldine Independent School District held its first Senior Signing Day. Prospective collegiate hats and shirts paraded the auditorium of the MO Campbell Educational Center, as seniors singned letters of intent to various colleges, universities and military branches. Vines Pre/K, Reece,…

“Reclaiming, Reframing & Rebuilding Acres Home”

AHCBED 26th Annual Awards Banquet By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON – Reclaiming, Reframing and Rebuilding Acres Home was the theme of the evening as politicians, activists, community members, pastors, small business owners, educational figures and many others recently gathered in the banquet hall of the Beulah Ann Shepard Building to attend the Acres Home Chamber…

Low-Income Texans To Enroll in State Electricity Discount Program

By Honorable Sylvester Turner, TX 139th Dist.  State Representative Sylvester Turner (D-Houston) today urged qualified low-income Texans to enroll in LITE-UP Texas, a program authorized by the Texas Legislature through which participants can reduce the monthly cost of their electric service by 82%. “I want to ensure that everyone who is eligible for this discount, particularly senior…