Houston Matters

For the Families of Missing Persons in Texas, the Search Never Ends

Posted on · Today is Missing Persons Day in Houston. That proclamation from Mayor Parker is in commemoration of the 21st birthday of a missing Houstonian – Ali Lowitzer from Spring. We talk with Beth Alberts, CEO of the Texas Center for the Missing about Ali’s story, how many people go missing in Texas, and what steps can be […]

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Alternative Education, Managing AMBER Alerts & the Rothko Chapel: Houston Matters for Thurs., Jan. 30, 2014

Posted on · You may have heard that this is “School Choice Week” – it’s an awareness campaign to promote alternative education options. Some see that as code for school vouchers. For others, it represents a desire to highlight the fact there are lots of educational options out there. It’s with the latter in mind that we’ll highlight three non-traditional […]