Ivory Hecker, FOX26Houston

Ivory Hecker

FOX26Houston

Houston, TX, United States

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Recent:
  • FOX26Houston
  • FOX 5 Atlanta
  • FOX 4 NEWS
Past:
  • FOX 5 DC
  • FOX 7 Austin
  • FOX 10 Phoenix
  • Fox 35 News
  • Fox5NY
  • FOX 2 Detroit
  • FOX 11 Los Angeles
  • FOX 32 News
  • FOX 29

Recent articles by Ivory:

Harris County commissioners plan to raise property tax rate

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Harris County Commissioners Court has voted in favor of raising property taxes for the first time in 20 years. On Tuesday, the Democratic majority of Commissioners Court voted in favor of increasing county property tax rates. Republican commissioners who voted against it say the rate increase on top of tax increases on property value make for a pretty big chunk of money if the… → Read More

2 mothers of Santa Fe victims on lockdown during Odessa shooting

Two mothers who lost their sons in the Santa Fe mass shooting were also in Odessa when the mass shooting happened there Saturday. → Read More

2 mothers of Santa Fe victims on lockdown during Odessa shooting

Two mothers who lost their sons in the Santa Fe mass shooting were also in Odessa when the mass shooting happened there Saturday. → Read More

2 mothers who lost their sons during Santa Fe massacre drive through aftermath of Odessa shooting

Two mothers who lost their sons in the Santa Fe mass shooting were also in Odessa when the mass shooting happened there Saturday. → Read More

Harris County Precinct 4 Constable Mark Herman warns of scammer posing as him, demanding money

HOUSTON - Harris County Precinct 4 Constable Mark Herman is alerting the community about a scammer who is calling residents, posing as him, and telling them to pay him a fine. → Read More

Deceptive labeling on some CBD oils hides illegal levels of THC

Buyer beware: A Fox 26 investigation uncovered false labeling on bottles of CBD oil sold in Houston, leaving unsuspecting consumers at risk of failing a drug test. A lab test Monday revealed illegal levels of THC--the intoxicating component of marijuana--in the oil. → Read More

Toddler brothers drown in pond, 5 Houston-area drownings this week

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office says it is investigating the drowning of two brothers, ages three and four, in a Grangerland pond Thursday. → Read More

New Caney ISD parents concerned overcrowded buses aren't safe as kids overflow into aisle

Students are packed in like sardines according to parents in New Caney ISD. → Read More

No AC for patients at Kindred Hospital The Heights during hottest week of year

As temperatures hit triple digits this week, a patient at Kindred Hospital The Heights comes to FOX 26 with complaints about being without air conditioning. → Read More

‘They dehumanized my brother:' Family of man at center of controversial Galveston arrest speaks out

Attorneys and family members are demanding the release of body camera video after a homeless man was arrested and paraded through the streets of Galveston on a rope by two horseback police officers. Civil rights attorney Ben Crump said if the police video of Donald Neely’s arrest is not released to the public in the next month, he’s planning a “march on Galveston” September 15. → Read More

Older men at greatest risk of heat stroke as Houston hits triple digit temps

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Houstonians are pulling out all the stops to stay cool on a day when the heat index got as high as 117 degrees in parts of the area. → Read More

Older men at greatest risk of heat stroke as Houston hits triple digit temps

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Houstonians are pulling out all the stops to stay cool on a day when the heat index got as high as 117 degrees in parts of the area. → Read More

Older men at greatest risk of heat stroke as Houston hits triple digit temps

HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Houstonians are pulling out all the stops to stay cool on a day when the heat index got as high as 117 degrees in parts of the area. → Read More

Who dropped Derion Vence off at the hospital after Maleah Davis' disappearance?

A big question for months has been: who dropped Derion Vence off at the hospital after Maleah disappeared? → Read More

New video released of controversial rope-led arrest in Galveston

Cell phone video shows a controversial arrest in Galveston—a black man in handcuffs, tied to a rope, and led on foot by two white police officers on horseback. → Read More

HISD offering free EKG screenings for student athletes

Houston ISD is hosting its first ever free EKG screening event on Saturday, August 3, for student athletes. → Read More

Harris County sues ExxonMobil a day after chemical fire

Harris County filed a lawsuit against ExxonMobil Thursday, less than 24 hours after a large fire at its Baytown Olefins Plant. Meanwhile, the Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office is looking into the cause of that fire. → Read More

Car club members plan to ‘rev out racism' after racist landlord captured on camera

Houston-area car club members are rallying around a Crosby man with a plan to “rev out racism. They’re organizing the event after the man’s landlord called him the “n-word” on camera and a sign went up on the property that read, “cowboys and cowgirls only. No 'n-words'”. → Read More

Car club members plan to ‘rev out racism' after racist landlord captured on camera

Houston-area car club members are rallying around a Crosby man with a plan to “rev out racism. They’re organizing the event after the man’s landlord called him the “n-word” on camera and a sign went up on the property that read, “cowboys and cowgirls only. No 'n-words'”. → Read More

Breast implant recall questions answered

A breast implant recall due to a link to cancer has left some women concerned and calling their plastic surgeons. → Read More