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  • DIY company, Hometalk, is bringing an exclusive help service to Houston for home makeover projects

    HOUSTON – Do you ever look in your house and see a piece of furniture you wish you could fix up, but don’t know how? Do-it-yourself website Hometalk is making Houston a launch pad for the ‘can do’ attitude. Hometalk already has 16 million users nationwide, with tips on projects like flipping furniture, storage solutions, decorations, kitchen cabinet remodeling and more. Exclusively in the Houston area, the company is adding a “Hands On Help” service. “Houston right now is the […]

  • No limitations, no excuses, just amazing! Joey Doak isn’t throwing away his shot at track and field success

    HOUSTON – Joey Doak is about to reach one of his biggest goals, graduating from C.E. King High School. “It hasn’t hit me yet,” the senior said. “It probably won’t hit me until I’m on the stage, getting my diploma.” Doak already achieved a dream of his, winning the state title in shot put for the wheelchair division earlier this month. “I’ve gotten third the last two years,” Doak said. “This year I was like ‘it’s my last year, I’ve […]

  • JJ Watt visits Santa Fe shooting victims

    SANTA FE, Texas—  Houston Texans defensive end JJ Watt and former New York Giant defensive end and native Houstonian, Michael Strahan, met with survivors of the Santa Fe High School shooting Monday. While the shock of the shooting still lingers… goes on for survivors. “It’s sickening,” 17-year-old Santa Fe student Shelby Aguilera remarked. “And I can’t believe it happened in my school still.” Several of the injured still remain in the hospital, with some in good condition and others still critical, […]

  • Rockets coach says the pressure is on the Warriors to win Game 4

    SAN FRANCISCO – While the 2015 Rockets proved it’s possible to come back from a 3-1 deficit, it’s definitely not the ideal situation. In order to avoid that in the Western Conference Finals against the Golden State Warriors, Houston will have to win Game 4, Tuesday night. “Right now to me, Golden State has all the pressure,” Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni said. “They gotta win tomorrow night. We should come in with a little bit of a swagger and giddy-up […]

  • Santa Fe baseball players return to the field a day after their school was attacked

    DEER PARK, TX – With heavy hearts, the Santa Fe baseball team took the field Saturday night, just a day after the deadly shooting at the team’s high school. Ahead of the playoff game against Kingwood Park, the teams joined for a prayer circle.  Before the first pitch, the teams and the crowd held a moment of silence. To hear from some of the Santa Fe community, watch the video above.

  • Texas teachers rally for more support of public education at Discovery Green

    HOUSTON – Hundreds of educators, families and supporters gathered at Discovery Green for a “Speak Out and Stand Together” rally. The group was pushing for more support of public education funding. “What educators want is to actually have the wherewithal to do what we need to do for kids,” said Randi Weingarten, President of the American Federation of Teachers. “Texas has to make different choices. Teachers, parents, students, communities are demanding it. What our long term future requires is public […]

  • UT coach Tom Herman excited for ‘historic brand’ match-up with Alabama

    HOUSTON – Tom Herman admitted he can sense Texas fans still want a rivalry game with Texas A&M on the books. While he said “anything’s possible,” what is planned is a recently announced home and home series with Alabama in 2022 and 2023. “Anytime we have an opportunity to give our fan base a big name, quality opponent, a historic brand, I think is good for our program and good for our fans,” Herman said while speaking at the Touchdown […]

  • ‘Fear the Donut’ with this James Harden inspired treat from Pena’s Donuts & Diner

    HOUSTON – As the Rockets try to make their way to the NBA Finals, James Harden’s beard is center stage. Pena’s Donuts & Diner is feeding Houston’s Rockets obsession with their “Fear the Donut” creation. The doughnut is made to look like Harden and his beard! The plain yeast doughnut is topped with maple icing and then the beard is made with chocolate icing. The shop has only been selling this doughnut for about a week. If you want to […]

  • Badges of Courage: What you need to know about law enforcement in the Houston area

    HOUSTON – In the Houston area, you can see all different types of law enforcement patrolling the streets. There’s city cops, sheriff’s deputies, constable deputies, state troopers and more. It can be confusing as to who does what. In the end, it all comes down to jurisdiction. To find out who does what and who you should call in an emergency, check out the video above. In the video below, NewsFix hops in the passenger seat to talk with Harris […]