Archive for October, 2021

KTSU 90.9 FM earns Pinnacle Award from Greater Houston Black Chamber

Texas Southern University’s award-winning, 50-year-old community radio station, KTSU 90.9 FM, has earned another honor, this time from the Greater Houston Black Chamber (GHBC) via its 27th annual African American Business Achievement Pinnacle Awards. The Pinnacle Awards celebrate African American businesses that are “seizing the moment and building back better for […]

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General Colin Powell dies due to COVID complications

General Colin Powell, the first Black US Secretary of State and former military leader, died Monday morning due to complications from COVID-19. He was 84. Powell had pre-existing conditions, including Multiple Myeloma, which is a cancer of plasma cells that suppresses the body’s immune response, and he also had Parkinson’s […]

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Texans will decide on 8 constitutional amendments this election

This Nov. 2 election, Texans have the chance to vote on eight amendments to the state constitution. What would each amendment actually do? Read our voter guide below to find out. Early voting begins Monday and ends Oct. 29. State of Texas Proposition 1 What it says: “The constitutional amendment […]

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