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February 25, 2016


  • Local Newstalk: Community pays tribute to Taharka; Montalvo named interim HPD chief
  • National: Candidates in tug of war over Black vote; Education plan helps students with disabilities
  • HISD principals of the year names; TWC grant benefits adult learning services
  • Business: Give your local business an online tune-up; Plan for and manage a small business staff
  • Entertainment: ‘Mary Mary’ returns to reality television; Stellar Awards honor gospel stars
  • Center Fold: African-American History Month-Legacy of Blacks in the military; Houston museum honors contributions; About the original Buffalo Soldiers; 10 African-American military pioneers; Calendar of events; Carter G. Woodson: Facts about ‘The father of Black history; Texas Trailblazer Norris Wright Cuney paved the way
  • Opinion: Minority voters must focus on what, not who
  • Houston hospitals develop rapid Zika test; Obama asks for $1.9 billion
  • Pro & College Sports: Texans give back with new Boys & Girls Club
  • High School Sports: Patterson everywhere for North Shore girls
  • Top Events: Rice Black Alumni Celebration; Delta Sigma Theta Founders Day; KIPP Dream Honors Black History Month

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