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Jun 1, 2016

NASCAR to Feature Inspiring Story of Blake's Snow Shack

NASCAR to Feature Inspiring Story of Blake's Snow Shack

Blake’s Snow Shack, a Sanger snow cone business owned by a young man with Down syndrome, will be featured on a NASCAR stock car this weekend.

Sep 15, 2017

Midlothian Teenager Inspires Classmates

Midlothian Teenager Inspires Classmates

A Midlothian teenager living with Down Syndrome has never let her challenges hold her back and it's inspired her entire class.

May 16, 2017

Promposal Like No Other

Promposal Like No Other

Amalie Brewer, 17, of Glen Rose, had a promposal like no other. She was asked to prom by an 8-year-old.

Mar 28, 2017

Plano Figure Skater Places 4th in Special Olympics Games

Plano Figure Skater Places 4th in Special Olympics Games

Plano’s Ian Rawn is back home from the Special Olympics World Winter games and he is already back on the ice, training for the next one.

Mar 21, 2017

Young North Texan Takes Cancer Fight to Capitol Hill

Young North Texan Takes Cancer Fight to Capitol Hill

A 9-year-old battling leukemia is taking her cancer fight to Washington D.C., urging lawmakers to pass more funding for pediatric cancer research.

Mar 17, 2017

Boy, 9, Shoots & Scores to Fight Cancer

Boy, 9, Shoots & Scores to Fight Cancer

For a boy in Fort Worth, every basketball goal made means a donation in the fight against breast cancer.

Sep 18, 2016

Plano Teen With Down Syndrome Models in NY Fashion Week

Plano Teen With Down Syndrome Models in NY Fashion Week

Plano teen and model Jude Hass made history by being the first male with Down syndrome to model in New York Fashion Week.

May 7, 2016

Blake's Snow Shack Opens for Business

Blake's Snow Shack Opens for Business

A Sanger man is proving that a disability does not define you. After months of hard work Blake's Snow Shack opened in its doors.

May 6, 2016

Man With Down Syndrome Opens Dream Business on Mother's Day

Man With Down Syndrome Opens Dream Business on Mother's Day

A Sanger man’s business, set to open Mother’s Day weekend, can cool you off and melt your heart at the same time.

Nov 21, 2018

Courageous Kid: Trinity Fanning

Courageous Kid: Trinity Fanning

Trinity Fanning just might be the happiest kid on earth. He greets strangers with a hug and his mom says he brings joy to everyone around him. He's come a long way since his first hour-long seizure, which...

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