HOUSTON (KIAH) — Houston Happens host Maggie Flecknoe is getting you ready for the weekend.

Starting with today’s top talker! You have to check out the terrifying moment that an American Idol contestant’s backpack “exploded” during a JetBlue Flight.

Then we’re talking holiday travel from the Caribbean to Europe. Find out the best places for your holiday getaways.

Or if you’re staying home for the holidays Chef Kasim Hardaway is cooking up a feast on a budget.

That and more is headed your way on Houston Happens.


CW39 host Maggie Flecknoe brings you “Houston Happens” every weekday morning at 9:30am on CW39 Houston.

‘Houston Happens’ is locally sponsored programming that gives you, our viewer, what you need to know about Houston, including what to look forward to. Plus, anything from money saving tips to beauty, the best products for your now, food, refreshing drinks, and motivational guests.