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In Case You Missed It Weekend News Digest: Sunday, July 21

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: Sunday, July 21

    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 published the first 5 on Saturday morning, while you can find the second five below.

    Melissa Davis Nunn, Daughter of Former Councilwoman Carolyn Davis, Dies After Wrong-Way Crash

    The daughter of the former Dallas City Councilwoman killed in a wrong-way crash Monday has died. Melissa Lashan Davis-Nunn, 27, died Tuesday afternoon, according to the Dallas County Medical Examiner. Click here to read more about this story.

    Daughter of Fmr. Councilwoman Dies After Wrong-Way CrashDaughter of Fmr. Councilwoman Dies After Wrong-Way Crash

    The daughter of the former Dallas City Councilwoman killed in a wrong-way crash Monday has died.

    (Published Wednesday, July 17, 2019)

    McKinney: New Approaches This Summer to Address Homelessness

    In McKinney, makeshift tents where homeless people spend the night are often tucked just out of sight of the general public passing by. But, those who work with the homeless in Collin County say the problem is growing and can no longer remain hidden. Click here to read more about this story.

    McKinney: New Approaches This Summer to Address HomelessnessMcKinney: New Approaches This Summer to Address Homelessness

    Those who work with the homeless in Collin County say the problem is growing and can no longer remain hidden.

    (Published Tuesday, July 16, 2019)

    Team From Dallas Zoo Helps Save Baby Flamingos in South Africa

    A team of veterinarians from the Dallas Zoo is back in North Texas after a mission to save baby flamingos in South Africa. The flamingos were still hatching when they were abandoned by their parents during extreme drought conditions. The vets helped raise the baby flamingos. Click here to read more about this story.

    Team from Dallas Zoo Helps Save Baby Flamingos in South AfricaTeam from Dallas Zoo Helps Save Baby Flamingos in South Africa

    A team of veterinarians from the Dallas Zoo is back in North Texas after a mission to save baby flamingos in South Africa.

    (Published Monday, July 15, 2019)

    YouTube Stars In The Making

    Parents are paying a lot of money to send their kids to camp to learn how to better use YouTube to promote their work. While most people think YouTube stars are in front of the camera, others are using YouTube to develop a following to showcase their short films. Click here to read more about this story.

    YouTube Stars In The MakingYouTube Stars In The Making

    Parents are paying a lot of money to send their kids to camp to learn how to better use YouTube to promote their work. While most people think YouTube stars are in front of the camera, others are using YouTube to develop a following to showcase their short films.

    (Published Tuesday, July 16, 2019)

    #SomethingGood: 'Pencil Kid' Collecting 500,000 School Supplies for Classmates

    An 8th grader in Cleburne has spent her summer focused on the upcoming school year when she plans to help many fellow students get the school supplies they need. So far, she has purchased 40,000 pencils and received donations of paper, staples, index cards, pens and more. Click here to read more about this story.

    'Pencil Kid' Collecting 500,000 School Supplies for Peers'Pencil Kid' Collecting 500,000 School Supplies for Peers

    If kindness was a country, it would be fortunate to have Paige Cook of Cleburne as its ambassador.

    (Published Wednesday, July 17, 2019)

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