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Friday’s Show: Education Update, And A Runner Overcomes An Eating Disorder (Jan. 17, 2020)

On Friday’s Houston Matters: A preview of MLK Day festivities, an update local education issues, The Good, Bad, and Ugly of the week’s news, and a local marathoner with Olympic hopes overcomes an eating disorder.

On Friday’s Houston Matters: We preview some area festivities this weekend celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Also this hour: We get an update on numerous education issues in Greater Houston.

Then, we break down The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week’s news.

And, as the Chevron Houston Marathon approaches, we meet a local runner who overcame an eating disorder and hopes to make the Olympics.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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