Some Haitian migrants remain determined to stay in US, while others reconsider
KPRC 2 Investigates spoke with several Haitian immigrants who remain at an encampment just across from Del Rio in the Mexican border city of Ciudad Acuna. Many there said they were aware of the US Government’s plans for mass expulsions of Haitian immigrants, but are still determined to stay in the US.
Sherri Shepherd talks new role in Netflix faith-based film ‘A Week Away’
HOUSTON – In the new Netflix film ‘A Week Away,’ troubled teen Will Hawkins has to attend summer camp as a way of getting out of going to juvenile detention. While at camp, he learns the powers of kindness, forgiveness, and faith. Sherri shepherd plays Kristen, Will’s inspiring camp counselor. Hear how the music in the film helped Sherri say yes to the part, plus how she almost set her hair on fire on the set of the summer camp faith-based movie.
National Youth Theater offering Spring dance classes, theater, camps for all ages
The National Youth Theater group might just have the perfect program for them to perform on that big stage! NYT is a Christian ministry with the mission of engaging students in life changing experiences through the performing arts. They offer many different classes and camps for kids of all ages. Some of their upcoming Spring and Summer shows include ‘Newsies,’ ‘Annie,’ ‘West Side Story,’ ‘Dear Evan Hansen,’ ‘High School Musical,’ among others. Their Spring dance classes run now through March 9, and you can get more info on those and their musical theater shows by clicking HERE.
Happy Campers is a one-stop-shop for parents to find the perfect summer camps for their kids | HOUSTON LIFE | KPRC 2
Happy Campers is a one-stop-shop for parents to find the perfect summer camps for their kids | HOUSTON LIFE | KPRC 2Published: May 26, 2020, 1:35 pmA lot of popular summer camps have cancelled their programs out of precaution this year, but there are still plenty of camps that are offering on-site sessions. Happy Campers will do all of the research FOR you!
He survived COVID-19. Hes broke. But he thinks America is overreacting
For six days after that, he was cooped up in a 26-foot RV in a special quarantine camp run by the state of Georgia. So when Joey Camp, a 30-year-old Waffle House line cook, learned he no longer had COVID-19 and could go home, he figured things were getting back to normal. The divorced father of two made $10.65 an hour at Waffle House and has lived with friends since being evicted last year from his apartment. Tristan Thurman, 22, a Waffle House server, is struggling to earn money. If I have to, Ill make a bow and arrow and go hunting in the woods, he said after driving past the nearly deserted Waffle House.latimes.com
Year-round camp breaks down barriers for children with special needs
HOUSTON – A year-round camp in Washington County is changing the way people with special needs experience camp. Camp For All is a 206-acre campus in Burton that specializes in activities for disabled children and adults without any barriers, said President and CEO Pat Sorrells. Sorrells said the camp splits the $1,000 per person cost in half with its 65 community partners. “Campers come here and discover what they can do as opposed to out in the real world what they can’t do. For more information on Camp For All on how to sign up or how to donate, click here.
Anna Camp Talks Life After Skylar Astin Divorce: 'I'm Stronger Than I Thought I Was'
The 36-year-old actress is moving forward following her April split from husband Skylar Astin, after two years of marriage. ET spoke with the star at NBCs Comedy Starts Here event at NeueHouse in Los Angeles, where she talked about her new comedy, Perfect Harmony, and this time in her life. I feel kinda free for the first time in a very long time, for lots of reasons, Camp tells ET. So yeah, it feels pretty good.In Perfect Harmony, Camp plays Ginny, a southern choir singer. For more celebrity split news, watch the clip below:RELATED CONTENT:Anna Camp Says She's 'Down' for 'Pitch Perfect 4': 'I Would Be There' (Exclusive)'Pitch Perfect' Stars Skylar Astin and Anna Camp Split After 2 Years of MarriageAnna Camp and Skylar Astin Give Tips on How to Throw an Epic Holiday Party!
Camp Texans Day 1: Watt ready to roll as active participant
HOUSTON - Thursday morning marked the true beginning of the 2019 Houston Texans season with day 1 of training camp. Thursday's big moment/storyThe big moment of the opening practice came before things even began. With players making their way across the bridge to the practice fields, just before practice was set to begin, none other than No. 99, J.J. Watt, made his way to the field, fully dressed in practice gear. Not only was Watt he ready to go, but he also did his best to disrupt, which isnt always great for the offense.
'Camp for All 2U' comes to Texas Children's West Campus
But for children too sick to leave the hospital, camp is often not an option.That's why Camp for All 2U visits hospitals across Houston, including a stop last week at Texas Children's Hospital West Campus in Katy. The program brings traditional summer camp activities like canoeing, archery and horses to kids too sick to leave the hospital. "My brother got cancer whenever he was little," said 10-year-old Carson Day, whose brother was a patient at Texas Children's West. "Camp for All partners with 65 different non-profits to make its camps accessible to over 11,000 children and adults throughout the year. "Camp is a wonderful experience for all children, but for children with challenges, it's even bigger," said Sorrells.For more information on Camp for All, click hereabc13.com