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Texas Connects Us

Celebrating the people and stories that make Texas unique

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019 at 05:19 PM CDT

Retired UTA Professor Leaves His Mark on North Texas

Retired UTA Professor Leaves His Mark on North Texas

Allan Saxe spent more than half a century teaching political science at UT Arlington. Texas Connects Us to how the now retired professor has left his mark, both inside and outside the classroom.

Friday, Aug 9, 2019 at 06:42 PM CDT

Pantry Brews Up New Way to Provide Food for Families in Need

Pantry Brews Up New Way to Provide Food for Families in Need

Among the canned goods, produce and bags of bread at Sachse's Five Loaves Food Pantry, it's hard to miss the smell of freshly roasted coffee. For the last several months, the pantry has roasted, bagged and sold...

Sunday, Jul 7, 2019 at 11:43 PM CDT

Camp Reynal Unites And Inspires Children With Kidney Failure

Camp Reynal Unites And Inspires Children With Kidney Failure

Camp Reynal hosts around 100 kids with kidney failure for a week of summer camp fun in Meridian.

Friday, Jul 5, 2019 at 10:42 AM CDT

Plano Hospital Works to Connect, Recognize Veterans

Plano Hospital Works to Connect, Recognize Veterans

Inside Texas Health Plano, volunteers spend their days recognizing patients who've served their country.

Tuesday, Jun 18, 2019 at 01:37 PM CDT

Bench Pressing Connects Cop to Denton County Community

Bench Pressing Connects Cop to Denton County Community

An officer with the Northeast Police Department in Denton County found unexpected fame when we entered bench pressing competition on a whim.

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