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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Congressman Green Hosts Voter Rally and March

On Saturday October 25, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Congressman Al Green will be joined by other elected officials, community leaders and Houston voters of all ages for an early vote rally. It will be held in the San Jacinto Room of the Crowne Plaza located at 8686 Kirby Drive at Loop 610.

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Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital Offers Unique Care Experience for South Asian Patients

Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital now offers services and amenities designed specifically for South Asian patients.

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ABC 13 Stretch Your Dollar Featured “The 2015 Entertainment Coupon Book” with Bruce Johnson.

Bruce Johnson is a prominent member of Houston’s business and entertainment industries. The 1000 Men Empowerment Group, recently launched a campaign to help local children of incarcerated parents. The campaign involves selling The 2015 Entertainment Coupon Books, with the money made benefiting the local Angel Tree program and children of incarcerated parents during the upcoming holiday season. Bruce Johnson’s campaign, and the book, was recently featured on the local ABC affiliate’s ‘Stretch Your Dollar’ segment.

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Bring the Kiddos to Meet a Real Life ‘Superhero’

Come dressed as your favorite superhero and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon with music, games, prizes, food, and entertainment.

Meet real life superheroes such as firefighters, emergency medical personnel, police officers, military service members, and the Memorial Hermann Life Flight® team at Pearland’s Memorial Hermann Convenient Care Center’s free ‘Superhero’ Day on Saturday, Nov. 8, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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Congressmen Al Green and Ted Poe Recognize October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month

On Thursday, October 23, 2014, Congressmen Al Green (TX-09) and Ted Poe (TX-02), recognized October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Congressmen Al Green and Ted Poe have consistently collaborated to introduce resolutions raising awareness about the prevalence of domestic violence.

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Interjet Arrives to Houston With Nonstop to Monterrey, Mexico

Interjet officially began flight operations in Houston, Texas today as the airline celebrated the landing of its inaugural flight connecting Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Monterrey International Airport (MTY) in Monterrey, Mexico.

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Change Happens! 25th Year Anniversary Celebration

Change Happens! will hold its 10th Annual Fall Luncheon at The Junior League of Houston, 1811 Briar Oaks Lane, at 11:30am. For 25 years this local non-profit has been helping children and families in and around the Houston area. Each year Change Happens! continues to advance its mission of empowering families to help themselves. Through their programs and services they are able to touch over 100,000 lives each year!

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Waters Honored as Minority Contractors’ “Legislator of the Year”

The Southern California Chapter of the National Association of Minority Contractors has honored Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43) with its prestigious 2014 “Legislator of the Year” award.

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Houston Woman Receives $25,000 Grant from Toyota

Imagine being a new parent and all you want to do is hold your baby but can’t. Your baby is too sick and fragile for you to hold because your touch might actually hurt them. The last thing you want to do is hurt your baby.

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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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