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Friday, Mar 30, 2018 at 10:24 PM CDT

UNT's 'Mama Joyce' Serves Life Lessons

UNT's 'Mama Joyce' Serves Life Lessons

On the campus of UNT there is one person who's left a lasting impression on students.

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 at 09:29 AM CDT

Parker County Honors Hall of Fame Cowboy

Parker County Honors Hall of Fame Cowboy

A legendary cowboy is receiving big honors Thursday in Parker County.

Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 09:06 PM CST
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By Matt Jackson

Texas Connects Us: Ant Art

Most people run away from ant piles.. but the Gleason's are always searching for...View gallery

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Friday, Mar 9, 2018 at 08:40 PM CST

Texas Connects Us: Ant Art

Texas Connects Us: Ant Art

The Gleason's are artists, but they'll admit someone else does most of the work. Watch as they use aluminum and a lot of muscle to create and dig up Ant Art. Warning: The ants always fight back.

Tuesday, Feb 27, 2018 at 10:22 AM CST

Former Cop Living Retirement Dreams

Former Cop Living Retirement Dreams

Benny Barrett got to his dream "retirement" job by spending his life always trying something new.

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 at 09:43 PM CST

Dallas Couple Celebrates 75 Years of Marriage

Dallas Couple Celebrates 75 Years of Marriage

A Dallas couple highlighted in Wednesday's Texas Connects Us segment is celebrating 75 years of marriage.

Thursday, Feb 8, 2018 at 02:36 AM CST

Senior Living Community Crafts Blankets For Animals In Need

Senior Living Community Crafts Blankets For Animals In Need

The Mustang Creek Estates senior living community in Burleson is spending their days crafting blankets for animals in need.

Friday, Feb 2, 2018 at 06:56 PM CST

Volunteers Build Wheelchair Ramps For Free

Volunteers Build Wheelchair Ramps For Free

The Texas Ramp Project helps the elderly and those with mobility issues by building wheelchair ramps for free.

Friday, Jan 26, 2018 at 08:30 PM CST

SMU Exhibit Highlights History's Forgotten Female Voices

SMU Exhibit Highlights History's Forgotten Female Voices

A new exhibit at Southern Methodist University highlights intrepid females through American history.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 01:47 AM CST

Texas Connects Us: Sunshine Dry Cleaners

Texas Connects Us: Sunshine Dry Cleaners

The Sunshine Dry cleaners, on Maple Avenue in Dallas, first opened it's doors nearly 77 years ago.

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