When All Hope was Seemingly Lost...Gloria Sanderson of Pioneer Bank Showed Up for Arthur J. Smith Sr. and His Family with a $15,000.00 dollar Check

Arthur Smith Sr., his wife Darlene Koffey Smith, son Arthur Smith III, also known as “Yung Giant”, Gloria Sanderson, SVP, CRA/Fair Lending Officer for Pioneer Bank are the featured individuals on the cover of “VERSION 1” of Houston Business Connections Magazine’s “2017 Year-End Review” edition. Houston Texans football player J.J. Watt is also featured on the cover of this version. Inside this edition, J.J. Watt shares how he plans to distribute the millions of dollars the J.J. Watt Foundation received in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Beyoncé, Mattress Mack, Jim Crane, State Senator Borris L. Miles, State Rep. Shawn Thierry, Dr. Letitia Plummer, Judge Loyd Wright, Judge Christine Riddle Butts, Judge John Schmude, Judge Renee Magee, Attorney Sandra Peake, and Attorney Melanie Wilcox Flowers are just a few of the other distinguished individuals featured inside this edition. Houston Business Connections Magazine© is published by Aubrey R. Taylor Communications. All Rights Reserved. Cover photo by: Kennedy Hall, Phillis Wheatley High School Journalism Department/Photographer

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR JANUARY 19TH, 2018


Gladys Knight is coming to Houston on Friday, January 19, 2018, for the Diamond Dreams Gala at Minute Maid Park

Held on the field at Minute Maid Park, the Diamond Dreams Gala features seven-time Grammy winner, Ms. Gladys Knight -The Empress of Soul, as well as Astros players and legends. The event benefits the Astros Foundation and New Hope Housing, an organization combatting homelessness by providing housing and support services for those in need. In case you don’t know, The Astros Foundation supports local 501(c)3 nonprofits and their causes through fundraising events. They support organizations whose efforts benefit Youth Baseball/Softball, Education/Literacy, Childhood Cancer, Military and Quality of Life.

Monday, April 29, 2013

ANNOUNCEMENT: Hightower High School's Digital Media Academy to host Summer Camp, June 18-19 on the Hightower Campus at: 3333 Hurricane Lane, Missouri City, Texas 77459

For more information, call the Digital Media Academy Office at 281-634-7880 or the school at 281-634-5240.The camp will be held on June 18-19, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, on the Hightower campus (3333 Hurricane Lane, Missouri City, 77459).

Hightower High School's Digital Media Academy to host Summer Camp, June 18-19

FORT BEND ISD - Hightower High School's Digital Media Academy will host a summer camp for Fort Bend ISD students, who are entering grades 5-8 and are interested in film/video, graphic design, 3D animation, web design, broadcast journalism or photography. The camp will be held on June 18-19, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, on the Hightower campus (3333 Hurricane Lane, Missouri City, 77459).

During the two-day summer camp, students will take part in various activities, including storytelling, a scavenger hunt, stop motion video, a PSA production, as well as group discussions regarding Digital Media Academy courses and career choices. The registration fee is $80 and includes a camp t-shirt, lunch and snacks. Onsite registration will take place on Saturday, May 4, from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm, in the school’s lobby.

To obtain a summer camp registration form, visit the Digital Media Academy website and click on "Summer Media Camp." For more information, call the Digital Media Academy Office at 281-634-7880 or the school at 281-634-5240.

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