Slideshows

  • Mayor Turner Joins Houston Rapper Trae Tha Truth to Reveal the Say Their Name Memorial at Emancipation Park
    September 28 at 9:33 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    A crowd gathered at Houston's  Emancipation Park in the early evening Monday for the reveal of the "Say Their Name Memorial." The installation displays names of individuals who lost their lives to police brutality, systemic racism, and social…

     
  • Fans Brave the Rain for the Houston Texans Drive-In Watch Party
    September 11 at 6:43 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The weather was soggy but that did not stop fans from supporting the Texans in the NFL season opener against the Kansas City Chiefs. A total of 100 Season Ticket Holders were given the opportunity to tailgate at NRG Park at the Houston Texans…

     
  • Houston Rallies to Call for Justice for Vanessa Guillen
    July 5 at 9:02 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    A crowd gathered at Houston's Discovery Green and marched to City Hall on July 4th. They called for justice for Vanessa Guillen, a Mexican-American soldier who went missing from Fort Hood in April after telling family and friends that she was…

     
  • Galveston & Houston Celebrate Juneteenth
    June 20 at 10:47 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    On June 19, 1865, Union General Gordon Granger led federal troops to Galveston. They came to announce that the Civil War had ended, and slaves had been freed. Juneteenth became a state holiday in 1980 after the late Texas State Rep. Al Edwards…

     
  • Demonstrators Gather at Houston City Hall for Police Appreciation Rally
    June 19 at 6:17 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    After a significant amount of buzz on social media, a small group of demonstrators gathered at Houston's City Hall for a police appreciation rally on Thursday. Organized by Charlie Diggs, the event boasted a group of supporters, wearing blue,…

     
  • Houston Rallies to Call For Justice for Breonna Taylor
    June 5 at 9:17 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    A crowd gathered at Houston's Discovery Green Friday afternoon calling for justice for Breonna Taylor, an African-American medical worker killed by police in Louisville, and address police violence. The rally boasted speakers, poets, and a moment…

     
  • Trae Tha Truth & Bun B Lead Peaceful March with George Floyd's Family and Over 60,000 People
    June 2 at 9:23 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    The march and rally in support of justice for George Floyd on Tuesday from Discovery Green to City Hall that was organized by Trae tha Truth and Bun B was mostly peaceful with more than 60,000 people in attendance. (Photos by Doogie Roux)

     
  • Scenes from the Justice for George Floyd March and Protest
    May 29 at 8 p.m. by Doogie Roux

    Hundreds of marchers turned out in Houston Friday afternoon to protest the death of George Floyd, a native Houstonian who died after a Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck for almost 7 minutes on May 25. The officer has been charged with…

     
  • Our Fondest Memories of the Houston Roughnecks in Photos
    April 11 at 7:08 a.m. by Multiple Authors

    The XFL dealt out hefty layoffs Friday and suspended operations after a month ago cancelling the remaining games for the 2020 season due to COVID-19 concerns. It is not expected to return in 2021. The Houston Roughnecks will always be the only…

     
  • Signs of COVID-19 Closures and Social Distancing
    March 23 at 7:35 a.m. by Multiple Authors

    The signs are everywhere. No sitting down and having a chat inside restaurants. Not as many people out and about on the streets and when they are, they are maintaining a careful distance from each other. The coronavirus spread continues in Houston…

     
  • Houston Lines Up for Essentials Amid COVID-19 Outbreak
    March 23 at 7:02 a.m. by Multiple Authors

    Lines continue to grow as grocery stores implement 'one in, one out' policies. Companies like H-E-B, Trader Joes and Costco are ensuring their customers can get food and essentials with out being in densely crowded stores while establishments who…

     
  • Holy Cow! Crazy Action at RodeoHouston
    March 9 at 7:08 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Bull riding, calf scrambling, steer wrestling and barrel racing are all part of the exciting action at RodeoHouston. The human athletes put their bodies on the line as they attempt to harness the power of some incredible animals. (Photos by Jack…

     
  • Roughnecks Tame the Dragons to Remain Undefeated
    March 8 at 7:36 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The Houston Roughnecks are still undefeated with a 5-0 record after beating the Seattle Dragons at TDECU Stadium Saturday. After overcoming a troubled start with three turnovers, P.J. Walker performed as the leading MVP candidate bringing his team…

     
  • Rockets vs Clippers: Scenes From The Game
    March 6 at 7:05 a.m. by Eric Sauseda

    The LA Clippers sunk the Rockets at Toyota Center on Thursday, 120-105. The Rockets seemed to be off and this loss left the Rockets 3.5 games behind the second place Clippers. (Photos by Eric Sauseda)

     
  • Former Vice President Joe Biden Makes an Appearance at TSU
    March 3 at 4 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    The Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden was all smiles during his rally at Texas Southern University Monday. This was fresh off of hearing the news that Amy Klobuchar had dropped out and was planning on endorsing the former Vice President.…

     
  • The 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Kickoff Parade
    March 1 at 7:29 a.m. by Jennifer Lake

     This year's Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Parade on Saturday began at City Hall, traveled down Walker, Travis, Bell, and Louisiana, turned onto Lamar and ended at Texas Heritage Plaza. Houstonians of all ages lined the streets to watch cowboys…

     
  • Presidential Candidate Elizabeth Warren Dreams Big in Houston
    March 1 at 7:24 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren came to Houston to meet with more than 2,000 supporters and potential voters on Saturday night at Discovery Green. Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo introduced the presidential hopeful and…

     
  • Houston Welcomes Trail Riders from All Over for the HLSR
    February 29 at 7:57 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Trail riders, organizers, volunteers and many more made their way from all over the state to Houston's Memorial Park on Friday to kick off the 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™. The festivities started with the world famous BBQ Cook-Off and…

     
  • The 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Cook-off
    February 28 at 8:01 a.m. by Doogie Roux

    Crowds gathered at the NRG Arena Thursday night to attend the start of the 2020 Houston Rodeo Cook-off. Team tents were packed with cowboys, cowgirls, partygoers, DJs, live music, and plenty of BBQ. The carnival boasted rides, games, and foodie…

     
  • Thousands Converge to Rally for Bernie Sanders in Houston
    February 24 at 6:38 a.m. by Jack Gorman

    Chants of "Feel the Bern" and "Green New Deal" blasted through the Fertitta Center on the University of Houston campus Sunday as thousands of people came out to hear presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders speak. The Democratic primary frontrunner…

     

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