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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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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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Governor Abbott releases plans to reopen Texas during COVID-19 pandemic

HOUSTON — Governor Greg Abbott provided an update on the state’s ongoing efforts to combat COVID-19. During a press conference, the Governor issued Executive Orders expanding occupancy levels for restaurants, retail stores, office buildings, manufacturing facilities, gyms and exercise facilities and classes, museums, and libraries, and re-authorizing elective surgeries for a majority of […]

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