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In Case You Missed It Weekend News Digest: Saturday, February 9

Five talked about stories from the previous week added each Saturday and Sunday

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    In Case You Missed It Weekend News Digest: Saturday, February 9

    To help make sure you stay informed on the most shared and talked about stories across North Texas, each Saturday and Sunday we'll revisit 5 stories from the previous week and capsulize them in this digest with the most recent updates.

    In our 5+5 format, we'll publish the first 5 on Saturday morning and the second 5 on Sunday.

    Man Fleeing Police Steals Car, Runs Into Home Before Pursuit Ends

    A pursuit in which an armed man carjacked a person, crashed into a pole and ran into a residential area ended when police took him into custody inside a North Dallas home Wednesday afternoon. Police chased the man on foot into a wooded area near the intersection of Abrams Road and Chimney Hill Lane in North Dallas. To read more about this story, click here.

    Man Fleeing Police Steals Car, Runs Into Home Before ArrestMan Fleeing Police Steals Car, Runs Into Home Before Arrest

    A pursuit in which an armed man carjacked a person, crashed into a pole and ran into a residential area ended when police took him into custody inside a North Dallas home Wednesday afternoon.

    (Published Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019)

    Mother's Gut-Wrenching Post Saves a Life Hundreds of Miles Away

    She lost her daughter to a common virus and shared her story on social media to raise awareness. Her post saved the life of an infant 200 miles away. To read more about this story, click here.

    Mother's Gut-Wrenching Post Saves an Infant's LifeMother's Gut-Wrenching Post Saves an Infant's Life

    She lost her daughter to a common virus and shared her story on social media to raise awareness. Her post saved the life of an infant 200 miles away.

    (Published Monday, Feb. 4, 2019)

    All-Girl Student Construction Team Builds Housing Structures for Birds at Dallas Zoo

    The mission of a group of all-girl construction students is to help build homes for the birds at the Dallas Zoo -- and to break down gender stereotypes. Tami Gamble-Gurnell, known as Mrs. G, teaches construction and building trades at Duncanville High School and leads the school's bird structure building team. To read more about this story, click here.

    All-Girl Construction Team Builds Homes for Birds at ZooAll-Girl Construction Team Builds Homes for Birds at Zoo

    The mission of a group of all-girl construction students is to help build homes for the birds at the Dallas Zoo -- and to break down gender stereotypes.

    (Published Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019)

    Living for Free as a Texas Parks Park Host

    Retirees Bruce and Nan Nance are volunteering as Park Hosts for Texas Parks and Wildlife, which comes with a lot of benefits. To read more about this story, click here.

    Living for Free as a Texas Parks Park HostLiving for Free as a Texas Parks Park Host

    Retirees Bruce and Nan Nance are volunteering as Park Hosts for Texas Parks and Wildlife, which comes with a lot of benefits.

    (Published Monday, Feb. 4, 2019)

    Dallas Tour Takes Couples to 10 Luxury Wedding Venues in One Day

    Planning a wedding means a lot of decision-making, but one Dallas company wants to make it easier. They're offering a tour of 10 luxury venues in one day. Couples can see the food and the ambiance of what the wedding would look like. To read more about this story, click here.

    Dallas Tour Takes Couples to 10 Luxury Wedding VenuesDallas Tour Takes Couples to 10 Luxury Wedding Venues

    ClubCorp, a Dallas-based owner of private golf and country clubs wants to take couples and their families on an exclusive tour of the venues they offer across North Texas. Couples on this tour are shuttled to 10 country clubs across Dallas, all in one day.

    (Published Monday, Feb. 4, 2019)

    Check back and look for 5 more stories on Sunday.