April 11, 2013



  • Campaign reaches out to the uninsured: Economic disparities persist; How the Houston Area Urban League helps; 50 years of progress
  •      Black farmers urged to file claims
  •      Turner roast benefits TLIP
  •      President discusses Africa’s future
  •      Unemployment drops for all the wrong reasons
  •      Know the facts about HIV treatment: How to prevent HIV; HIV and Black Americans
  •      Pastor Lloyd Crosby dead at 62
  •      Entertainment: International Festival begins April 20
  •      Pro-Sports/ College Sports: Terron Armstead SWAC star makes name for himself
  •      High School Sports: Lamar Anderson thrives in two sports
  • Chag’s Place: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Gamma Omega Zeta Chapter; CSTEM; The Houston Chapter of Xavier University of Louisiana Alumni Association 

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