Damali Keith joined the FOX 26 family more than a decade ago. She delivers reports for weekday newscasts. Since making Houston home, Damali has been involved in countless community outreach programs. Some of the issues important to her are empowering women, combating domestic abuse and anything to do with protecting children and promoting strong families. She's originally from Wayne, MI. Her journey as a journalist has taken her from her first TV Reporting job in Owensboro, KY to Evansville, IN with a stop in Memphis, TN before arriving at FOX 26 here in Houston in July 2000. When she isn't working, you'll find her at any given park, playground, (restaurant or shopping mall) with her daughter. She loves books, music, LAUGHING & God (but not in that order). One of her latest loves? Coming into the computer age!
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner's daughter Ashley Turner joined a group of young girls having a virtual tea party.
This Positively Houston is highlighting how one group is bringing people together doing this pandemic which has healthcare workers on the frontline of this brutal battle against COVID19.
Tram Le is making and giving away about 800 masks per day. She has received requests for masks from as far away as a medical center in San Antonio.
The Williams, who tested positive for COVID-19, say many people still aren’t following the order to stay at home and they want you to know that’s a gamble you should not take.
The dancing isn’t only a distraction but also a bit of normalcy in an extremely abnormal existence during this unprecedented pandemic.
While most people are keeping their kids away from the playground, entire groups of people are still gathering at basketball courts but now that’s likely to change.
Fox 26 and My20 kicked off “Classes At Home”, specifically for Houston area children because school buildings may be closed but young brains are still open for business and ready to learn.
As we hear stories about how some doctors in other countries are having to decide who lives and who dies because of a ventilator shortage, Rice University and Lone Star College are doing what they can to keep that from happening here.
On this Day of Hope, the DJs are praying with callers concerned about the COVID-19 outbreak.
The building is in the Westbury area where the congressman took a tour this afternoon of the building which has been closed since 2017. Now it could reopen as a spot to house COVID19 patients.