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School security and Pearland’s Little League success (Aug. 12, 2022)

On Friday’s show: How HISD hopes to improve security at schools in the event of an active shooter. We break down The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the week. And we learn how Houston became a mecca for competitive air hockey.


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On Friday’s show: We get the latest out of a Houston Independent School District Board meeting to approve funding for school security measures.

Also this hour: We hear from the coach of a Pearland Little League baseball team heading to the Little League World Series.

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

And we learn how Houston became a hotbed of competitive air hockey. This weekend, the University of Houston will once again host the World Championships of Air Hockey.

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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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