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Monday, October 20, 2014 - 11:06am

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ETX schools cancel, delay classes due to storm

ETX schools cancel, delay classes due to storm

Winona ISD has canceled all classes for Monday, October 6th, 2014, due to a power outage caused by severe weather.
Harris Co. homeowner shoots suspected burglar

Harris Co. homeowner shoots suspected burglar

The Houston Chronicle reports; a Harris County homeowner shot a suspected burglar breaking into his home, authorities said.
Animal lovers 'hating' on Texas TV host

Animal lovers 'hating' on Texas TV host

The Houston Chronicle reports; a Texas angler and television host who used a compound bow to arrow an 809-pound Mako shark off the California coast last month is drawing detractors on social media who oppose the shark's treatment.

Pro-lifers gather in prayer to end abortion

Pro-lifers took to the streets Sunday in a nationwide effort to end abortion. Every year, pro-lifers gather in prayer to end abortion, said co-prayer coordinator, Nancy Cavender.
Tyler woman injured after being hit by a car Sunday evening

Tyler woman injured after being hit by a car Sunday evening

An East Texas woman was injured early Sunday evening after she was hit by a car in Tyler.  The accident happened near the intersection of Walton Rd. and Rhinehart St just after 6:30.
Three taken to hospital following evening wreck in Tyler

Three taken to hospital following evening wreck in Tyler

Three people were taken to the hospital Sunday evening, following a wreck in Tyler. The wreck happened around 6:00 near the intersection of Highway 31 West and Loop 323.

'Family Fun Fishing Day' casts off new program at Woldert Park

"Family Fun Fishing Day" kicked off the newest "Neighborhood Fishing" program at Woldert Park Pond. 
Cowboys edge Texans

Cowboys edge Texans

Dan Bailey missed a long field goal as time ran out in regulation. He didn't miss in overtime. Bailey kicked a game-winning 49-yard field goal in OT.
Texas company recalls ground beef after metal found in meat

Texas company recalls ground beef after metal found in meat

Sam Kane Beef Processors of Corpus Christi, Texas, has recalled 90,987 pounds of ground beef products after consumers complained about finding pieces of metal inside the meat, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Saturday.

Oktoberfest comes to East Texas

Oktoberfest was an event for the whole family. The event came to Troup for the first time this year, and it is expected to be back next year. There were bounce houses, German food and entertainment. There was a live band, games and archery.

'Blessing of the animals' celebrates love for furry friends

Adults, children, dogs, cats, and even guinea pigs, all attended the third annual 'Blessing of the animals' at St. Francis Episcopal Church.
 Players to watch and key questions for Texans-Cowboys matchup

Players to watch and key questions for Texans-Cowboys matchup

The Texans’ run defense improved against Buffalo, but how will they contain DeMarco Murray, the NFL’s leading rusher? The Cowboys rank first in rushing with 165 yards a game.
Aggies upset by Mississippi State

Aggies upset by Mississippi State

#6 Texas A&M almost lost last week. Saturday, the Aggies did. 12th-ranked Mississippi State upset A&M, 48-31.

FRIDAY FOOTBALL FEVER: Bishop Gorman Crusaders crush Eagles 57-8

The Bishop Gorman Crusaders looked to continue their winning streak in the Friday Night Lights against the Prince of Peace Eagles.