Meagan Flynn is a staff writer at the Houston Press who, despite covering criminal justice and other political squabbles in Harris County, drinks only one small cup of coffee per day.
5 hours ago | Spaced City
A homeless man was rescued from a manhole early Sunday morning after somehow getting stuck underground for days, the Houston Fire Department said Monday morning. Around 2:30 a.m. Sunday, a construction company doing repairs near Sam Houston Parkwa...
12 hours ago | Bayou City
After weeks of delayed justice since Hurricane Harvey plummeted the Harris County court system into chaos, hundreds of jurors are set to descend on the downtown court complex Monday so defendants pleading not guilty can finally start having their ...
3 days ago | Education
The investigation into Furr High School Principal Dr. Bertie Simmons over whether she "threatened" students with a baseball bat for not adhering to dress code in the early part of the school year is old news. Houston Independent School District ha...
4 days ago | Crime
Our delivery guy came looking for our white Ford van in the Houston Press parking lot Tuesday afternoon, intent on picking up a load of Tacolandia supplies to bring to our warehouse, ahead of the taco event next weekend. It was full of cups, plate...
4 days ago | Bayou City
They might have been locked up in prison while Hurricane Harvey ravaged the Texas coast, but that didn't stop prisoners from pitching in with Harvey relief in one way or another. Namely, by donating more than $50,000 out of their generally limited...
5 days ago | Education
Their daughter had just been posting on Snapchat about her support for the NFL players kneeling during the National Anthem when she came downstairs to tell her dad, R.J. King, that she was afraid for her life. Caught off guard, King asked her what...