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News 2 Know: Fifth Ward cancer cluster, feral hogs in The Woodlands and more

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Good evening from Click2Houston.com. It’s Friday, Dec. 6, 2019.

Before we get to tonight’s top stories, let’s get a check on the forecast.

Weather

A cold front moved through the Houston area today, and you’ll notice a difference this weekend. We’ll see plenty of sunshine for the weekend, but look for temperatures near the upper 60s for Saturday instead of the upper 70s we’ve seen for the past few days. Sunday looks pleasant as well. See Frank’s full forecast here.

Cancer cluster found in Fifth Ward, Kashmere Gardens

A report conducted by the Texas Department of State Health Services has confirmed a cancer cluster in northeast Houston.

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The Woodlands mulling ways to deal with growing feral hogs problem

Following the death of Christine Rollins 59, after what was believed to be an attack by a group of wild hogs in Chambers County, other communities are reporting problems with the animals and considering taking action regarding population control.

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Officials: 2 Texas City ISD students hospitalized after ‘taking something’ with other students at school

Four Blocker Middle School students under investigation after students hospitalized from an apparent drug reaction on Dec. 6, 2019.
Four Blocker Middle School students under investigation after students hospitalized from an apparent drug reaction on Dec. 6, 2019. (KPRC)

Four Texas City Independent School District students are under investigation after one of the students was hospitalized with an apparent drug reaction, officials said.

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What happened when 10 people tried to take on the 10-pound baked potato at Burns Original BBQ in Houston

Burns Original BBQ 10-pound stuffed baked potato
Burns Original BBQ 10-pound stuffed baked potato (Burns Original BBQ)

You are reading this correctly: a 10-pound STUFFED baked potato.

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