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Texas veteran, dog share special healing bond

Therapy animals have become more commonly used to treat things like post-traumatic stress, but for one warrior and his dog, the healing roles got reversed.

Clerk saves man's winning lottery ticket

A Greenville County man said he feels extremely grateful after a store clerk saved his winning lotto ticket for him.

Boy in wall returns

The boy who was kidnapped and hidden inside a Georgia home for four years is now back with his mother in Orlando.
East Texans display their children with 2014's most popular baby names

East Texans display their children with 2014's most popular baby names

 The most popular baby names of the 2014 have been released. According to rankings from Baby Center,  Sophia and Jackson topped the popular baby names list once again this year.
LIST: Top baby names for 2014

LIST: Top baby names for 2014

The most popular baby names of 2014 is out and it's a repeat performance. Leading the way again are Sophia and Jackson.

6 year old hero

Alex Shutza is a busy 6-year-old boy who's always on the move. Now he's being hailed as a hero. It all started a month ago.
Hill Country town named most romantic in America

Hill Country town named most romantic in America

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Texas lovers, listen up. According to CNN, we have here, right on our Lone Star doorstep, the most romantic small town in the United States.
Cameron raves about planned 'Avatar' sequels

Cameron raves about planned 'Avatar' sequels

 James Cameron has one word to describe the "Avatar" sequels: "Bitchin'." In fact, he has more words than that -- but they're unprintable on a family website.
NBA players give turkeys to needy families

NBA players give turkeys to needy families

The Dallas Mavs have already given us a 10- 4 seasons, so far. No complaining over here!
TJC Apache Belles to perform in Houston Thanksgiving Day Parade

TJC Apache Belles to perform in Houston Thanksgiving Day Parade

The Tyler Junior College Apache Belles are kicking off the holiday season in Lone Star style. TJC’s precision dance team will head to Houston on Wednesday for the 65th Annual Houston Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Gilmer native serves with a Navy Maritime Patrol Squadron

Gilmer native serves with a Navy Maritime Patrol Squadron

 A 1994 Gilmer High School graduate and Gilmer, Texas native is serving with Patrol Squadron Sixteen (VP-16), also known as the “War Eagles”.
Injured Lindale firefighter to return home Wednesday

Injured Lindale firefighter to return home Wednesday

Joe Yeakley, a Lindale firefighter injured battling a structure fire in January, is set to return home to Lindale on Wednesday afternoon. Yeakley is expected to be back around 4:30 p.m.  
'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1': What's the verdict?

'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1': What's the verdict?

 Are the odds still ever in our favor? 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" has hit theaters, and critics seem divided on whether it's a strong offering.
CALL IT A MIRACLE: CA fire department salvages crucifix in church fire

CALL IT A MIRACLE: CA fire department salvages crucifix in church fire

A California fire department is calling it a miracle. San Jose firefighters were called to the scene of a four-alarm fire at the century-old Holy Cross Catholic Church on Sunday afternoon.
Committee announces Cattle Baron's theme, feature artist

Committee announces Cattle Baron's theme, feature artist

The 2015 Cattle Barons’ Gala Committee announced plans for the annual fundraising event benefiting the American Cancer Society at a kick-off event held on Tuesday, November 18, at Cowboy’s in Tyler.