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Christmas and Holiday Cheer

Houston Police Department collected a record breaking $76,00 in food and money donations during the HPD’s 33rd annual Comida/Food Drive. The donations were collected earlier this month at Houston area Fiesta Marts.  This year’s donations will help police officers provide more than … Continue reading

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Houston’s First Baptist Church Letter on Embezzlement

The following is Houston’s First Baptist Church’s statement in response to the Jerrell G. Altic indictment and alleged embezzlement of more than $800,000 from the church.  This letter was sent out to all church members  Tuesday. December 11, 2018 Dear Houston’s First … Continue reading

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Houston Weekend Flash Floods

The overnight torrential, flooding rain has moved out of the Houston area and is headed east.  The Houston Fire Department reported high water rescues all over the Houston area last night.  Tune  into local broadcast stations and National Weather Service social … Continue reading

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President George H. W. Bush Farewells

Tributes to President George H.W. Bush Photo Courtesy: Paul Morse Twitter Today the journey home for President George H.W. Bush. After an invitation-only funeral today in Houston, the Bush family and President George H.W. Bush’s casket boarded a Union Pacific … Continue reading

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Hurricane Season Ends and Harvey Funding in Houston Wraps Up

Today, November 30th, is the official end of hurricane season. Hurricane Florence, a category 1 storm with 137 mph sustained winds, made landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina in September and brought flooding rain to the Carolinas. Hurricane Michael, a category 4 storm … Continue reading

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Houston Police Comida Food Drive

Tis the season for giving back and helping others.  Starting today through Sunday (December 2), Houston police officers will  be collecting food and money donations at 14 Fiesta Mart stores in the city as part of the annual HPD Comida/Food Drive.  … Continue reading

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Black Friday Shopping in Houston

Thousands headed to malls and their favorite stores across America on Black Friday to kick off their  holiday shopping.  At the Galleria in Houston, Texas, retailers offered deals for traditional in-store shoppers and online.

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Veterans Lunch at Hotel De George

The Chinese American Legion Auxiliary, Chinese Baptist Church Rainbow Fellowship and CBC Bereans Class volunteers served lunch on Thursday, November 15th at Hotel De George near downtown Houston.  The lunch was for veterans living there.  The group also gave away t-shirts,  hygiene items, socks, blankets, … Continue reading

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Houston Convenience Store Fatal Shooting

Houston police are looking for  two suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a convenience store employee at 1621 Witte Road. Today police released surveillance video on the HPD YouTube channel. https://youtu.be/1f2uJD_goVk. The identity of the victim is unknown at this time.  The … Continue reading

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