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ETX native to serve aboard Navy's newest, most advanced ship

ETX native to serve aboard Navy's newest, most advanced ship

A 2003 Arp High School graduate and Arp, Texas native is serving aboard one of the Navy’s newest and most advanced ship, the destroyer Zumwalt (DDG 1000), which is currently under construction at Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine.

Canine cop comes home

All hope was nearly lost after two days of searching for a missing LaGrange, Georgia police dog, but officers decided to try one more time Wednesday afternoon to find the missing dog Chico.
Are these the world's sexiest accents?

Are these the world's sexiest accents?

The Scots are talking a lot this week -- perhaps you've heard a little something about an independence referendum -- and that makes us happy. That's because we like how the Scots talk.

Paying it forward at Chick-Fil-A

Employees at one Abilene, Texas Chick-fil-A say they are used to seeing customers pay it forward, but they never expected to see such a large act of generosity as they did on Monday night.

Paying it forward at Chick-Fil-A

Employees at one Abilene, Texas Chick-fil-A say they are used to seeing customers pay it forward, but they never expected to see such a large act of generosity as they did on Monday night.
Five iOS 8 features you'll love

Five iOS 8 features you'll love

You can't get a new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus until Friday, but iOS 8, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, goes live on Wednesday.
Major fast-food chain offers free coffee for 2 weeks

Major fast-food chain offers free coffee for 2 weeks

McDonald’s will be offering a little pick-me-up to its customers beginning tomorrow. The announcement came last week, when McDonald’s announced its second national Free Coffee Event.
Longview native to run 754 miles for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Longview native to run 754 miles for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

A Longview native will running across almost the full width of Texas in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Disney World splurges that are worth it

Disney World splurges that are worth it

Walt Disney World is expensive. No two ways about it.

TISSUE ALERT: WW2 veteran, 3-year-old create friendship to last a lifetime

A close, unlikely friendship between a pre-schooler and a World War II vet who were neighbors has survived one of them moving away.
East Texas teacher to receive 'Heroes for Children' Award

East Texas teacher to receive 'Heroes for Children' Award

The State Board of Education (SBOE) announced today that 15 Texans who provide hundreds of hours of volunteer service to Texas public schools will be honored with the Heroes for Children award at the SBOE meeting on Friday, Sept. 19.
'2 Million Bikers to DC' Honor Rally to ride on anniversary of 9/11 attacks

'2 Million Bikers to DC' Honor Rally to ride on anniversary of 9/11 attacks

"2 Million Bikers to DC" will once again be riding to Washington, D.C., to honor the victims of 9/11, the survivors and the first responders.
Ellen Trout Zoo welcomes new furry friend

Ellen Trout Zoo welcomes new furry friend

The Ellen Trout Zoo announced Wednesday afternoon the birth of a new, adorable Bay Duiker.  The little guy was born on September 7 and weighed less than three pounds at birth. Several duikers have been born at the zoo. 
Police: Dog found emaciated, on verge of death recovering well

Police: Dog found emaciated, on verge of death recovering well

A dog found emaciated and on the verge of death in Kilgore is recovering well after he had a leg amputated earlier this month.

Caught on camera: soldier surprise

Sergeant Katrina Arline loves being in the United States Army, but she doesn't love spending months away from her 5-year-old son, Billy.