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Celebrating the people and stories that make Texas unique

Thursday, Nov 12, 2015 at 04:18 PM CST

Homecoming Mums Becoming Even More Texas-Sized

Homecoming Mums Becoming Even More Texas-Sized

If you grew up in Texas or have kids who are in high school, you know about the homecoming mum.

Wednesday, Oct 7, 2015 at 06:42 PM CDT

The Man Behind the Texas Rangers Jerseys

The Man Behind the Texas Rangers Jerseys

Aman Lee has been the Texas Rangers' go-to guy for their uniform needs. On Wednesday, he was busy putting the new post season patches on players' jerseys.

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017 at 05:58 PM CST

Women's Surf Club

Women's Surf Club

Every Wednesday a group of women hit the water to wake surf on Lake Lewisville. Book club is too boring for this bunch!

Thursday, Jan 19, 2017 at 05:17 AM CST

Texas Connects Us: UTD Chess Team

Texas Connects Us: UTD Chess Team

One of the top chess teams in the country is from North Texas - The University of Dallas, to be exact. In March, the team brings their skills to the President's Cup.

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Dallas Police Search for Critical Missing 15-Year-Old Girl
Dallas Police Search for Critical Missing 15-Year-Old Girl

Dallas police ask for the public's help finding a critical missing 15-year-old girl.

Denton Woman Stranded Near Grand Canyon for 5 Days
Denton Woman Stranded Near Grand Canyon for 5 Days

A Denton woman survived in a remote area of Arizona for five days before her rescue on Friday.

Student Arrested During Cleburne H.S. Protest: Police
Student Arrested During Cleburne H.S. Protest: Police

Just days after a Cleburne High School football coach was banned from campus after submitting his resignation, students are rallying for his return, along with two other teachers who left.

North Texas Congress Members' Health Care Voting Plans
North Texas Congress Members' Health Care Voting Plans

NBC 5's Julie Fine is in Washington D.C. reaching out to North Texas delegation to find out how they plan to vote on the health care bill Thursday.

GOP Health Bill on the Brink Hours From House Showdown Vote
GOP Health Bill on the Brink Hours From House Showdown Vote

The GOP's long-promised legislation to repeal and replace "Obamacare" stood on the brink just hours before Republican leaders planned to put it on the House floor for a showdown vote. Short of support, GOP leaders looked to President Donald Trump to close the deal with a crucial bloc of conservatives, in the first major legislative test of his young presidency.

Fire at Tech's Practice Facility Near Jones AT&T Stadium
Fire at Tech's Practice Facility Near Jones AT&T Stadium

Texas Tech University says nobody was injured in a fire Wednesday afternoon at the school's new sports performance center.