Jo-Carolyn Goode

Managing Editor


Loving daughter, constant writer, pageant lover, effective manager, community advocate and God's child are just some of the characteristics that describe Jo-Carolyn Goode. The Prairie View A&M University graduate holds a B.S. in the concentration of Biology with minor in Chemistry and Dance.

Professionally, she is the Managing Editor of Houston Style Magazine. Beginning her career with the magazine as an editorial intern. Through a proven track record of excellent timely reporting and having a great worth ethic, Jo-Carolyn was able to advance to Feature Writer and later Editor-in-Chief. Currently, Jo-Carolyn is the Managing Editor overseeing a team of talented writers, reporters, and photographers that produce stellar content for Houston Style Magazine print publication and online website. In addition, Jo-Carolyn tells the stories of the everyday man to the hottest celebrities to the political power movers.

Jo-Carolyn is the National Assistant Director of Miss Black America Coed Pageant and the State Director for the Miss Black Texas America Coed Pageant. Often, she volunteers for the Miss Black Texas USA and the Miss Texas USA Pageants.

Always involved in her community, Jo-Carolyn is the troop leader for Girl Scout Troop #2050 at Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church. She also has affiliations with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. - Alpha Kappa Omega Chapter as a member and the Beatrice Mayes Institute Advisory Board as a Board Member.

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Award-Winning Author, Journalist and TV Personality Calls Women to Unlock Their Inner Woman Code to Live, Love and Lead More Powerful Lives

Former White House reporter and prominent political and cultural commentator, Sophia A. Nelson, says all women live by a Code, whether they realize it or not. The Code is a woman’s guidebook to living and informs her romantic relationships, friendships, family ties, career choices and personal sense outside of us. When a woman isn't living by the Code, her life is out of balance."

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Searching for Houston Area High School Homecoming Queens

Are you your school's official homecoming queen? If so Houston Style Magazine is looking for you.

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Daily Totals Report of Early Voting for November 4, 2014 Elections (10/22/2014)

Daily Totals Report of Early Voting for November 4, 2014 Elections (10/22/2014)

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The Latin Recording Academy Announces First Performers for Milestone 15th Anniversary Telecast

Current nominees Pablo Alborán, Camila, J Balvin, Jesse & Joy, La Arrolladora Banda El Limón De René Camacho, and La Original Banda El Limón de Salvador Lizárraga as well as GRAMMY® and Latin GRAMMY® winner Ricky Martin are set to perform at the Latin GRAMMY®s' 15th anniversary telecast. Actor/comedian Eugenio Derbez will host the 15th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards (#LatinGRAMMY), which will take place Nov. 20 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas and will air live on the Univision Network from 8 – 11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central).

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Saddle to Sculpture: Ex-jockey Philip Blacker Molds a New Career

He has sculpted a new career, much to the relief of his body. Where once it was concussions and broken bones Philip Blacker had to contend with, now the former British jockey works with clay molds and bronze casts.

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America's Cup: Is Airbus Team USA's 'secret weapon?'

How often do you see sports stars looking to the heavens in search of a little inspiration? They might be on to something. That's why the team hoping to build one of the fastest yachts on the planet is not looking to the water -- but to the sky. Or to be more precise, the giant passenger plane flying overhead.

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Alaska Pol Offends High School Reeling From Suicide

Rep. Don Young has never been known for mincing words, but his comments Tuesday regarding suicide to an Alaska High School took the "breath away" from his audience.

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Football Coach Reinstated After Controversial 'watermelon ritual'

UPDATE: High school football coach Bud Walpole was offered his job back, effective Thursday, CNN affiliate WCBD reported. The school district superintendent invited him back Wednesday only after Walpole submitted a written commitment to focus more on diversity and sensitivity training, according to a statement.

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Jury: Ex-Blackwater Contractors Guilty in 'outrageous' Nusoor Square Shooting

fter marathon deliberations, a federal jury found four ex-Blackwater Worldwide contractors guilty Wednesday in a deadly 2007 mass shooting in Baghdad's Nusoor Square.

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Ebola Outbreak: Get Up to Speed with The Latest Developments

Obama expresses cautious optimism. An infected nurse shows signs of improvement. And a military response team begins training.

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