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Renaming A Controversial Lake In Baytown (Feb. 8, 2021)

On Monday’s show: We learn about efforts to rename Negrohead Lake in Baytown, and a new study examines the stress staying at home during the pandemic has caused low-income families.


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On Monday’s Houston Matters: The NAACP is pushing for the renaming of Negrohead Lake in Baytown. We learn more about those efforts.

Also this hour: What a recent road rage incident says about the psychology of some Houston drivers, and what to do about it.

Then, a new study examines the environmental, physical, and personal stressors of the pandemic that are particularly hard on low-income families with children.

And we get an update on the Rockets and other developments in Houston sports.

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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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