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- Entertainment: Shawn Hamilton Houstonian plays MLK onstage
- Maurice White remembered as ‘shining star’
- Center Fold: African-American History Month-Black history love stories
- Houston celebrates Black history with events
- Opinion: Behind the Flint water horror
- Mullins appointed to Baylor board; Texas gets failing grade in tobacco reduction
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