Archive for October 8th, 2020

Greater Houston Black Chamber announces ‘Pinnacle Award’ finalists

HOUSTON – The Greater Houston Black Chamber (GHBC) announced the finalists for its coveted Pinnacle and Upstart Awards honoring excellence among African American business owners in Houston. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s event is being hosted virtually on Saturday, October 24, at 7 p.m. The ceremony will stream live on the GHBC YouTube channel, and there […]

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Singer Trey Songz tests positive for COVID-19

Singer Trey Songz has joined the many Americans who have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. The R&B singer posted a video, confirming his diagnosis to his 12.2 million followers on Instagram. “Here with a very important message to let you know that I tested positive for COVID-19,” he said […]

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The 2020 Billboard Music Awards will tape live, despite COVID-19

The 2020 Billboard Music Awards is scheduled for Oct. 14, and boasts an all-star lineup of superstar talent. This year’s awards are based on the chart period of March 23, 2019 through March 14, 2020, and was originally scheduled for April 29, but was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Singer […]

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Texans fire longstanding coach Bill O’Brien after another loss

Houston Texans head coach and general manager Bill O’Brien was fired Monday after a devastating loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. The McNair family, which owns the Texans franchise, thanked O’Brien and his family for their contribution to the organization. “On behalf of my family and our entire organization, […]

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