A Houston man is recovering after getting shot twice during an armed robbery in mid-October. The shooting took place at a Wingstop located off Scott Street in Houston’s Third Ward.
According to those who knew George Floyd, he loved the Third Ward and attending Jack Yates High School.
Jack Yates Field is being renamed: George Perry Floyd Jr. Athletic Community Field.
Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, would have been George Floyd's 48th birthday. The Houston native was killed in 2020 after a former Minneapolis police officer kneeled on his neck for nearly nine minutes. He is now remembered on the same corner where he lost his life.
Turkey Leg Hut in Third Ward was trending in the U.S. on Twitter after the restaurant posted a new controversial dress code on social media.
Be on the lookout for new apartments for our senior community in Houston's Third Ward!
George Floyd grew up in the Cuney Homes neighborhood in Houston’s Third Ward. On Friday, we discussed Chauvin’s sentence with those in Cuney Homes.
A police officer who ended up fired after stopping a white officer from choking a handcuffed black man says things are changing after George Floyd's death but she says Floyd shouldn't have had to die for things to be different.
Several remembrance events held in Houston's Third Ward where George Floyd grew up, honoring him on the anniversary of his death.
George Floyd's brother says he and his wife are turning their pain into purpose by creating a non-profit in honor of his brother.
Organizations including Black Voters Matter and the Texas Organizing Project arranged a caravan to Beaumont, Texas with stops at House Speaker Dade Phelan's home and office to protest the controversial voting restrictions bill.
An army veteran who was a good samaritan, breaking up a fight between women ended up shot to death on camera. That was a week ago. His killer still hasn't been arrested. Hear from his sister.
A strong police presence resulted in mixed feelings about the Stop the Violence March held Saturday in memory of George Floyd.
A church built for "colored" Houston residents was torn down today even as residents fought to preserve what was once designated a historical site.
Some residents in Third Ward have been without water for nearly a month since the freeze burst their pipes. They rent from the same landlord who says he doesn't have insurance nor the money to repair the pipes.
Long-time tenants of Barbee Street Apartments in the Third Ward are now being pushed out after originally only given a 15-day notice.
Artists and volunteers work on Black Lives Matter mural honoring George Floyd at Jack Yates High School in the Third Ward.
Houston rapper Trae tha Truth helps bring an art installation to Emancipation Park that remembers Black lives lost to police brutality and social injustice. The memorial is open to the public until Oct. 13.
“TSU’s executive and academic staff will prepare a place for Miss Floyd if she wishes to attend the University."
Jack Yates High School held a candlelight vigil in honor of its alumnus George Floyd.