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FOX 26 News at 5 p.m. anchor Caroline Collins and Defender Education Editor Laura Onyeneho discuss the Top 3 Takeaways for the week of April 4, 2023. Credit: Screenshot

The Defender has partnered with KRIV, FOX 26 News, for a segment called Top 3 Takeaways on Channel 26’s 5pm newscast. Twice a week, we’ll be highlighting the original, insightful stories our team writes on a variety of topics that highlight Houston’s growing Black community, including health, education, lifestyle, business and racial disparity issues, as well as profiles of prominent citizens.

This week, The Defender Network and FOX 26 discussed the following stories we encourage you to examine:

In case you missed it….check out past Takeaways.

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I cover Houston's education system as it relates to the Black community for the Defender as a Report for America corps member. I'm a multimedia journalist and have reported on social, cultural, lifestyle,...