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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Virus Threatens Endangered Sea Turtles Along Texas Gulf Coast

Virus Threatens Endangered Sea Turtles Along Texas Gulf Coast

A strange virus is attacking endangered sea turtles along the Texas Gulf Coast, leaving some unable to see and eat and putting them at risk of starving to death.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Strange Virus Threatens Texas Sea Turtles

Strange Virus Threatens Texas Sea Turtles

A strange virus is attacking endangered sea turtles along the Texas Gulf Coast.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Couple Uses McDonald's Nugget to Catch Record Bass

Couple Uses McDonald's Nugget to Catch Record Bass

A couple recently caught a largemouth bass weighing 10.802 pounds at Highview Marina in Ennis County using a McDonald's chicken nugget and a fishing rod. The fish, measuring 24.5 inches long, was released...

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Baby Swans Captivate in University Park

Baby Swans Captivate in University Park

A pair of swans and their growing family have captivated people in University Park.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Something Good: Agriculture Students Honored

Something Good: Agriculture Students Honored

Future Farmers of America students from areas around Burleson, Hillsboro and Stephenville were honored with the AgYouth Annual Banquet in Granbury on Monday.

Monday, May 8, 2017

Is Someone Stealing Geese from White Rock Lake?

Is Someone Stealing Geese from White Rock Lake?

People who live near White Rock Lake say someone is stealing their geese.

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017

Critics Protest Closing Texas Fishing Spot Rollover Pass

Critics Protest Closing Texas Fishing Spot Rollover Pass

Some fans of fishing at the popular Rollover Pass cut in Texas have protested plans to fill the gap and build a park and pier.

Monday, Apr 24, 2017

This Cat's Showdown With Rattler is Your Monday Motivation

This Cat's Showdown With Rattler is Your Monday Motivation

Police in South Texas say a recent close call should serve as a warning for residents to keep a watchful eye out for snakes.

Thursday, Mar 16, 2017

Park Ranger Discovers Mysterious 'Dr. Seuss' Plant

Park Ranger Discovers Mysterious 'Dr. Seuss' Plant

Texas park rangers at Atlanta State Park, southwest of Texarkana, shared a photo showing a pink and white fluffy ball on the park's Facebook page Tuesday. The post, which has been shared more than 1,600 times

Monday, Mar 13, 2017

Bluebonnets in Bloom - March 13, 2017

Bluebonnets in Bloom - March 13, 2017

Karrie's photo was featured in the Bluebonnets in Bloom segment on Monday, March 13, 2017.

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Bill to Let Voters Decide Future of  DCS on Governor's Desk
Bill to Let Voters Decide Future of DCS on Governor's Desk

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Man Shot, Killed During Dallas Robbery Attempt
Man Shot, Killed During Dallas Robbery Attempt

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Errol Spence Jr. Wins IBF World Welterweight Title
Errol Spence Jr. Wins IBF World Welterweight Title

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Trump's Trip: Conventional Images and Unconventional Talk
Trump's Trip: Conventional Images and Unconventional Talk

As he dashed through the Middle East and Europe, Donald Trump looked like a conventional American leader abroad. He solemnly laid a wreath at a Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, had an audience with the pope...

Two Children Dead After Found in Hot Car in Parker County
Two Children Dead After Found in Hot Car in Parker County

The Parker County Sheriff's Department is investigating the deaths of two young children, a brother and sister, found inside a locked car outside their home Friday afternoon.

Man Arrested in FW Murder Killed Woman Found in Lake: PD
Man Arrested in FW Murder Killed Woman Found in Lake: PD

Reginald Gerard Kimbro now faces capital murder charges in the death of Megan Getrum, her body was found in Lake Ray Hubbard in April. He also is charged with killing Molly Matheson in Fort Worth.