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  • Deputy Constable shot 7 times by suspect released from hospital in time for Thanksgiving

    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — Deputy Justin Gay, who was shot seven times by a suspect during a family disturbance investigation, woke up on Thanksgiving morning with his family after being released from the hospital Wednesday. The Harris County Constable Precinct 4 Office announced the exciting news via Facebook. “The Men and Women of Constable Mark Herman’s Office are VERY Excited to Announce, that one of our Own Deputy Justin Gay who was shot earlier this month 7 times, has been […]

  • Week in Music with Scott Sparks: Mayhem, Blue October, Wade Bowen and Tyler, the Creator

    HOUSTON — It’s going to be a great week to work off all that turkey you’ll be overeating this Thanksgiving week, because there is plenty going on with this Week in Music with Scott Sparks. Nov. 21: Tyler, the Creator at Warehouse Live Nov. 22: Mayhem will be performing at White Oak Music Hall Nov. 24 Blue October will be in concert at the Revention Music Center Nov. 25 Wade Bowen will be bringing the house down at the House […]

  • Invisible Man: NewsFix spends day with homeless man who has special invitation for Mayor Sylvester Turner

    HOUSTON — While most of us are walking around in our comfortable bubbles, living life with our families, making holiday plans, snapping Instagram pics and sleeping in our warm beds at night — some people are living in hell right under our noses. We see them, although most of us choose to turn and look away. Mario Jefferson lives in a tent in Houston’s Third Ward. He gave NewsFix a tour of his makeshift home, which is surrounded by trash […]

  • Iconic civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease

    (CNN) — Civil rights activist the Rev. Jesse Jackson said Friday that he has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. A neurological disorder with no cure, Parkinson’s can cause tremors, stiffness and difficulty balancing, walking and coordinating movement. “My family and I began to notice changes about three years ago,” Jackson wrote in a statement. “After a battery of tests, my physicians identified the issue as Parkinson’s disease, a disease that bested my father.” Jackson added that “recognition of the effects […]

  • Texans QB Deshaun Watson out for season after suffering injury during practice

    HOUSTON — Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson may be out for the remainder of the season after suffering a non-contact injury during practice Thursday. According to reports, Watson tore an ACL. What a blow for Texans. Watson out 4 season with torn ACL suffered n noncontact drill n practice. Surgery coming. First reported @RapSheet — John McClain (@McClain_on_NFL) November 2, 2017 This is just more bad news for the Texans, after both JJ Watt and Whitney Mercilus’ seasons were cut […]

  • Women across country go wild over hunks in Beard Game Matters viral Facebook group

    HOUSTON — Ladies get ready to quench your thirst — with some fine fellas, that is!  There’s a new game in town and it’s attracted over a million women across the country, and they are showing no shame in hitting the “Like” button – and flooding the inboxes. Beard Game Matters is the name of a ‘secret’ Facebook Group that allows users to admire men rocking well-groomed beards. Women get to sit back, relax and view “eye candy,” all with just […]

  • Southwest Houston’s Higher Dimension Church opens doors for worship before donating much-needed Harvey relief

    HOUSTON– Lines wrapped around the sidewalks as Higher Dimension Church in southwest Houston distributed an array of much-needed items for the community after Hurricane Harvey devastated the city. Donations included backpacks with school supplies, canned and nonperishable foods, pillows, toiletries, adult and baby diapers, new baby clothes and pet food. Before donations were handed out, residents were invited inside the church for prayer. The items were donated via two 18-wheeler trucks from Pastor Rick Warren’s Saddleback Church in Southern California following […]

  • Houston Press Best of Houston® says UH Cougars have best fans in H-Town

    HOUSTON — Sports is a big deal in H-Town but when it comes to the fandom, no fans do it quite like these. The Houston Press names Houston Cougar football fans – the best fans in Houston! With the Coogs being 2-0, the best fans in Houston are super psyched about the way the team has been playing!  

  • Shannon Miles to serve life without parole in cold-blooded, ambush killing of Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth

    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — Shannon Miles, the man charged in the cold-blooded killing of Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth, pleaded guilty Wednesday for his role in the deputy’s murder. Despite efforts on the part of prosecutors for a death sentencing, Miles was condemned to life in a federal prison without parole, attorneys said. “Our client took responsibility,” defense attorney Charles Brown said. “He has plead guilty. He has a just punishment. He has life without parole.” “Life without parole is […]