Texans Dominate Jaguars In Home Opener

By Terrance Turner Sept. 12, 2021 Today, the Houston Texans began their season at home against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Jaguars traveled to NRG Stadium in Houston. Interestingly, their home stadium is being used used by the New Orleans Saints. (The Saints are playing the Green Bay Packers in Jacksonville; the Saints cannot play in … Continue reading Texans Dominate Jaguars In Home Opener

Derek Chauvin Convicted For Murder Of George Floyd, Will Serve 22.5 Years In Prison

By Terrance Turner March 26, 2021 (Updated April 20; updated June 25) BREAKING NEWS (June 25, 2021): Derek Chauvin has been sentenced to 22.5 years in prison for the murder of George Floyd. On April 20, the jury found Derek Michael Chauvin guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder, and second-degre manslaughter for the murder of … Continue reading Derek Chauvin Convicted For Murder Of George Floyd, Will Serve 22.5 Years In Prison

AOC Flies To Houston, Helps Raise $3 Million For Texas

Photo by KPRC. By Terrance Turner Feb. 20, 2021 While Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) faces backlash for his trip to Cancun amid Texas winter storms, one of his political rivals is doing his job for him. House Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) flew to Houston last night, joining Rep. Sylvia Garcia (D-TX) to help out struggling … Continue reading AOC Flies To Houston, Helps Raise $3 Million For Texas

J.J. Watt Leaving Texans

By Terrance Turner Feb. 12, 2021 Defensive end J.J. Watt has asked for (and received) a release from the Houston Texans. Watt announced the news in a video posted to his Twitter account, explaining that he personally met with the McNair family to request a release from the team. "I have sat down with the … Continue reading J.J. Watt Leaving Texans

Bow Wow Performs at Packed Houston Club As COVID Cases Spike

By Terrance Turner Jan. 16, 2021 Last night, rapper Bow Wow performed at (and hosted) an event at Cle Nightclub in Houston. Cle, located downtown at 2301 Main St, was packed. Hundreds of people hit the club, in the middle of a pandemic, to see Bow Wow -- for what reason, we don't know. What … Continue reading Bow Wow Performs at Packed Houston Club As COVID Cases Spike

J.J. Watt Delivers Epic Rant After Latest Texans Loss; Watson Seeks Trade (UPDATED)

By Terrance Turner Dec. 27, 2020 (Updated Dec. 30, Jan. 7) Photo from Getty Images. The Texans lost. Again. It's not the first time that's happened this season. Two weeks ago, the Texans lost in a blowout: 36-7, to the Chicago Bears. That loss officially eliminated them from playoff contention. Last week, the Texans lost … Continue reading J.J. Watt Delivers Epic Rant After Latest Texans Loss; Watson Seeks Trade (UPDATED)

Rockets Trade Star James Harden to Brooklyn Nets

By Terrance Turner Dec. 23, 2020 (Updated Jan. 13, 2021) The Houston Rockets were supposed to begin their NBA season at 7:00 pm tonight (Dec. 23), playing the Oklahoma City Thunder in Houston's Toyota Center. But tonight's game has been postponed in accordance with the team's Health and Safety Protocols. The NBA released a statement … Continue reading Rockets Trade Star James Harden to Brooklyn Nets

At Candlelight Vigil, Houstonians Remember George Floyd — And Say His Name

Photo from Fox26Houston. By Terrance Turner Last night, a candlelight vigil was held for George Floyd at Jack Yates High School. Floyd graduated from Jack Yates in 1993; the vigil was held on the football field where he once played. Barely a stone's throw away are the Cuney Homes, a public housing project in which … Continue reading At Candlelight Vigil, Houstonians Remember George Floyd — And Say His Name

60,000 Protesters Gather in Houston for George Floyd

By Terrance Turner June 3, 2020 Thousands of protesters gathered in downtown Houston this afternoon for a largely peaceful rally. Houston rappers Trae tha Truth and Bun B helped organize the demonstration in support of justice for George Floyd. (Mr. Floyd grew up in Houston's Third Ward. In 2014, he moved to Minneapolis, where he … Continue reading 60,000 Protesters Gather in Houston for George Floyd

Large Protest in Downtown Houston for George Floyd

Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at City Hall to protest the death of George Floyd.(Photo from the Houston Chronicle.) By Terrance Turner At 2 pm -- less than an hour after charges were announced in the death of George Floyd -- hundreds peacefully gathered at Discovery Green in downtown Houston to protest his murder. The protesters, … Continue reading Large Protest in Downtown Houston for George Floyd