KTSU News

Texas Southern University Enters the National Spotlight as Home of September’s Democratic Primary Debate

Texas Southern University enters the national spotlight as the home of the Democratic Party’s third primary debate on September 12th and 13th, as announced on Sunday, July 21st during ABC’s Sunday morning show “This Week.” According to Dr. Austin Lane, President of the second largest and most diverse HBCU in […]

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George “GT” Thomas Led by Example

“A Man of Vision and Well-Deserved Respect” Photos: S. T. Nunn George Wilson Thomas, former General Manager of KTSU 90.9 FM for 18 years passed away Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the age of 80. Born in Galveston, Texas in March 1939, he set a standard of accomplishments that few can […]

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Muhammad Ali’s Connection to Houston

On April 28, 1967, Muhammad Ali made headlines for refusing to be drafted into the U.S. Army claiming exemption status as a conscientious objector. It all happened in Houston at the Armed Forces Examining and Entrance Station and it would set off a chain of events that would not cease until […]

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February 20, 1937 - December 13, 2018

Nancy Wilson’s Elegance Will Be Missed

Sheldon T. Nunn – Life is a song worth singing and no one did so better than Nancy Wilson, considered by many to possess one of the most beautifully crafted voices of her generation and with it she captivated audiences all over the world with a personified singing ability for more than five decades. […]

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