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Tuesday, Mar 7, 2017 at 08:51 PM CST

Artist Creates Texas Rangers Badges by Hand

Artist Creates Texas Rangers Badges by Hand

In the Texas Panhandle, an artist creates badges by hand for the oldest state law enforcement agency in North America -- the Texas Rangers.

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 at 07:01 PM CST

Family Makes Tables out of FW Stockyards' Wood

Family Makes Tables out of FW Stockyards' Wood

A lot has been built inside Jim Trammell’s shop, but the most important thing might just be the relationship between Mr. Trammell and his son-in-law. The two dedicated a year together inside the shop re-purposi...

Wednesday, Jan 25, 2017 at 07:00 PM CST

Artist's "Last Rodeo" at the Fort Worth Stock Show

Artist's "Last Rodeo" at the Fort Worth Stock Show

In an unlikely place where Cowboys are the main attraction, an artist from Missouri has been an attraction at the stock show for 51 years.

Friday, Dec 30, 2016 at 06:33 PM CST

Irving Restaurant Serving Up Luckiest Legume

Irving Restaurant Serving Up Luckiest Legume

For many families, eating black-eyed peas on New Year's Day is a flavorful tradition. Though the peas often get mixed reactions regarding taste, one restaurant in Irving has an award-winning recipe sure to...

Friday, Dec 23, 2016 at 10:57 PM CST

Cowboys Fans Serve Food with Flair

Cowboys Fans Serve Food with Flair

Two sisters have been serving up home-style cooking for decades with a colorful flair. Oh, and they're also huge Dallas Cowboys fans.

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Hail Damages Thousands of Cars in Plano
Hail Damages Thousands of Cars in Plano

People in Plano are cleaning up from another hail storm that damaged cars and homes.

Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in 'Happy Days,' Dies at 56
Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in 'Happy Days,' Dies at 56

Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms "Happy Days" and "Joanie Loves Chachi," died Saturday at age 56. A Burbank, California native, Moran began acting in TV and movies...

Altercation on Video Grounds American Airlines Employee
Altercation on Video Grounds American Airlines Employee

A video showing an American Airlines employee is spreading online showing him in a shouting match with a passenger.

Police & Firefighter Associations Fire Back at Dallas Mayor
Police & Firefighter Associations Fire Back at Dallas Mayor

Eleven different Police & Firefighters Associations have now responded to Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings' letter to taxpayers.

Scientists Hit the Streets to Demand Respect, Funding
Scientists Hit the Streets to Demand Respect, Funding

Scientists, students and research advocates rallied from the Brandenburg Gate to the Washington Monument on Earth Day, conveying a global message of scientific freedom without political interference and spending...

I-35W Northbound in Fort Worth Closed Sunday
I-35W Northbound in Fort Worth Closed Sunday

Work on the North Tarrant Express project will force crews to close the northbound lanes of I-35W from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday.