houston - EBONY

houston

T.I., sneakers

T.I. Donating $750 Pair of Sneakers to Help Houston Residents

by Teddy Grant   Jul 26, 2018

T.I. is helping Houston residents in need by donating a pair of his expensive sneakers to a charity run by rapper Trae tha Truth, per... Read More

Rockets Fans are Trashing Ayesha Curry’s Houston Restaurant on Yelp

Rockets Fans are Trashing Ayesha Curry’s Houston Restaurant on Yelp

by Christina Santi   Jun 21, 2018

Houston Rockets fans are so upset at their loss to the Golden State Warriors last month in the Western Conference finals that they are taking... Read More

Zavion Parker, Houston Teen, Houston

Report: Boy, 13, Abducted and Assaulted by Group of White Teens, Escapes Safely

by Teddy Grant   May 17, 2018

A 13-year-old boy was kidnapped Monday by five White teenagers from a bus stop in Houston and was found by a passing driver running... Read More

FBI Agent Kills Kidnapping Victim During Raid

FBI Agent Kills Kidnapping Victim During Raid

by Zahara Hill   Jan 26, 2018

A man who was kidnapped for ransom was killed by an FBI agent during a Houston raid. Neighbors say they woke up to the sound of gunshots... Read More

High School Student Expelled for Protesting Pledge of Allegiance

High School Student Expelled for Protesting Pledge of Allegiance

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 09, 2017

A Houston high school student says she was expelled for not standing as students recited the Pledge of Allegiance. According to the Washington Post,... Read More

Beyoncé

Beyoncé Delivers Heartfelt Message for Donor Relief

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 13, 2017

Beyoncé is one of many celebrities that has committed time, effort and money to repairing Houston following the deadly arrival of Hurricane Harvey, and... Read More

Houston Government Official: Donating To Red Cross Is A ‘Waste Of Money’

Houston Government Official: Donating To Red Cross Is A ‘Waste Of Money’

by #TEAMEBONY   Sep 12, 2017

“Don’t waste your time, don’t waste your money. Give it to another cause," said Houston city councilman Dave Martin. Read More

Janet Jackson

Janet Jackson to do ‘Something Special’ for Houston Residents

by Shantell E. Jamison   Sep 07, 2017

Janet Jackson is taking her STATE OF THE WORLD tour to Houston, Texas, and the star announced she will have a special surprise for... Read More

Drake

Hurricane Harvey: Drake Donates $200,000 to Relief Efforts

by #teamEBONY   Aug 31, 2017

Hurricane Harvey may have subsided, but the effects of the natural disaster are still alive and well. At least nine people have died as... Read More

Houston Officer Reunites Mother, Baby Separated by Flood

Houston Officer Reunites Mother, Baby Separated by Flood

by Shantell E. Jamison   Aug 31, 2017

A Houston mother was reunited with her 8-month-old child after being separated due to the dangerous Houston floods resulting from Hurricane Harvey, WUSA 9... Read More