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Celebrating the people and stories that make Texas unique

Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 at 03:35 PM CST

Texas Connects Us: Big Game Footballs

Texas Connects Us: Big Game Footballs

The Big Game Football Factory in Dallas produces nearly 90 percent of the footballs used in college football games, and the vast majority of the footballs used on Friday nights in Texas.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 06:34 PM CDT

Saving Stony, One Building at a Time

Saving Stony, One Building at a Time

You won't find Stony, Texas on a map, but one North Texas man is doing his best to preserve its history.

Friday, Sep 7, 2018 at 08:24 PM CDT

North Texas Retiree Delivers Leftover Concessions to Mission

North Texas Retiree Delivers Leftover Concessions to Mission

Clarence Fink, a 90-year-old retiree from North Texas, shows how Texas Connects Us through his work of transferring leftover concessions from Cowboys and Rangers games to Mission Arlington.

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 01:27 PM CDT

Stephenville's Iconic Bovine Gets a Bath

Stephenville's Iconic Bovine Gets a Bath

Firefighters in Stephenville got a strange call over the Labor Day weekend: Come give our cow a bath.

Friday, Aug 3, 2018 at 06:46 PM CDT

Arlington Family Behind Cotton Candy Empire

Arlington Family Behind Cotton Candy Empire

One Arlington family is building a growing cotton candy empire.

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