On this segment of Access Houston we welcome back Ms. Debra McGaughey from Houston Community College to talk about the HCC Black History Scholarship Gala featuring Joe Carmouche. We also talk about how students benefits at HCC, as well as, the importance of high education. Our next conversation is with the founder and CEO of […]

Black History Month Powered by TSU, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs  “This is my night”  Most young adults spend their Friday nights catching up with their friends trying to find the latest turn up, but former Texas Tech Linebacker Cqulin Hubert spent his “Night To Shine”  at a prom party for special needs […]

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A Colorado teen that was dumped one week before her senior prom, after an 11 month relationship, gets back at the boyfriend. Maria’s ex-boyfriend also asked for the $95 back that he gave her for the party so he could take another girl to a different prom. He texted her saying, “[How ever] you need […]

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Reginae Carter has grown up right before all of our eyes — so we all feel like she’s our little daughter doing to prom. The young beauty was the dressed to the gods for her special night, looking just like her mother. You know you’re dad is Lil Wayne when the diamonds on your dress […]

https://twitter.com/paula_goodgame/status/847084559292387329 17-year-old Paula Goodgame‘s memories of her junior prom will be full of sadness and rejection after the school banned her from bringing her girlfriend as her date to prom. On Wednesday, Goodgame took Twitter to open up about the incident, that has since gone viral, sharing the disappointing news that her school wouldn’t allow her […]

It’s time for the 97.9 The Box‘s 2nd Annual Prom Night 2017! The date is set, the punch is spiked, and the dance floor is waiting as the Madd Hatta Morning Show gear up for the 2nd Annual 97.9 The Box Prom Night 2017 on Thursday, April 27th at Grooves of Houston. If you missed […]

What were these girls thinking when they posted this cotton picking prom proposal?


In another tale of a group of White people having no tact, a prom proposal was layered with racism thanks to a group of teens posing with a sign that has sparked outrage. The teenagers, who allegedly attend Monarch High School in Florida, posed for a photo where the two White girls stand with a Black girl […]