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Texas Connects Us

Celebrating the people and stories that make Texas unique

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017 at 06:39 PM CST

Traffic with a Kick at Chick-fil-A

Traffic with a Kick at Chick-fil-A

Nobody likes sitting in long lines at the drive-thru, but if you're stuck there, why not try to enjoy it?

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 05:46 PM CDT

Texas Connects Us: 'Bootsburgers'

Texas Connects Us: 'Bootsburgers'

Boots Burgers first opened its doors nearly 50 years ago, and today it's still a Rockwall institution.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 05:23 PM CST

Texas Black History Maker: George Allen, Sr.

Texas Black History Maker: George Allen, Sr.

NBC 5's Cory Smith profiles the life and legacy of George Allen, Sr. who broke barriers in Texas and is the namesake of a courthouse in Dallas.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 04:45 PM CST

Texas Black History: Paul Quinn College

Texas Black History: Paul Quinn College

NBC 5's Katy Blakey gives the past and present of Paul Quinn College, an Historically Black College/University in Dallas.

Friday, Feb 10, 2017 at 01:32 PM CST

Michelle Carter Talks Life After Rio

Michelle Carter Talks Life After Rio

It’s been nearly six months since Michelle Carter won a gold medal in shot put at the Rio Olympics. But the historic achievement is still sinking in for the 31-year-old North Texan.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 03:59 PM CST

Texas Black History Maker: Lloyd Austin

Texas Black History Maker: Lloyd Austin

NBC 5's Katy Blakey reports on the Rev. Lloyd Austin and his family. In 1956, this black family paid a price for moving into a white neighborhood.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 03:55 PM CST

Texas Black History Maker: Jamie Foxx

Texas Black History Maker: Jamie Foxx

NBC 5's Johnny Archer reports on Texas native, actor, singer/songwriter Jamie Foxx.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 04:19 PM CST

Texas Black History Maker: Ron Kirk

Texas Black History Maker: Ron Kirk

NBC 5's Johnny Archer reports on Ambassador Ron Kirk who made history as the first black mayor of Dallas.

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 03:47 PM CST

Texas Black History Maker: Lorraine Miller

Texas Black History Maker: Lorraine Miller

NBC 5's Cory Smith reports on Lorraine Miller. The Fort Worth native made history in the U.S. House of Representatives and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017 at 03:40 PM CST

Texas Black History Maker: Angela Tucker

Texas Black History Maker: Angela Tucker

NBC 5's Kristin Dickerson reports on Judge Angela Tucker, the first African-American elected to a county-wide office in Collin County.

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