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Winter Sports in Texas

Winter Sports in Texas

Ahead of the Winter Olympics looking at winter sports in Texas

Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018

Texas Company is a Proud USA Luge Supporter

Texas Company is a Proud USA Luge Supporter

In the small town of Winnsboro, the employees at Team Worldwide are excited to support their favorite winter athletes by doing the job they love. The transportation company has sponsored USA Luge for 20...

Wednesday, Jan 31, 2018

North Texas Ice Skater Heading To Olympics

North Texas Ice Skater Heading To Olympics

Aimee Buchanan is in her final stretch of training before reaching her childhood dream. After 20 years on the ice, she will compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics in ice skating.

Thursday, Jan 25, 2018

Elite Ice Skaters Moving to North Texas

Elite Ice Skaters Moving to North Texas

Ice skaters from all over the country are moving to North Texas to train in Euless.

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018

Tots Learn To Skate At Dr. Pepper StarCenters

Tots Learn To Skate At Dr. Pepper StarCenters

At the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, we’ll witness the best athletes in the world competing for gold, but even the best athletes had to start somewhere. Some of the newest athletes in a favorite winter...

Friday, Jan 12, 2018

Zamboni Driver Is the Master of the Ice

Zamboni Driver Is the Master of the Ice

He is a master of the ice, a curator of all things cold, he is a Zamboni driver—and his name is Don Fernandez. He prepares the ice for skaters of all skill levels at the Dr. Pepper StarCenter in Farmers Branch.

Thursday, Feb 8, 2018

Curling: The Winter Olympic Sport Has Dedicated TX Players

Curling: The Winter Olympic Sport Has Dedicated TX Players

At the StarCenter in Farmers Branch, the Dallas Fort Worth Curling Club members take the ice for their league finals after 10 weeks of regular play. This group was created after the sport gained popularity...

Monday, Jan 8, 2018

North Texas Paralympic Sled Hockey's Inspiring Team

North Texas Paralympic Sled Hockey's Inspiring Team

As part of NBC 5's series on winter sports in Texas, we get to know the players of the North Texas sled hockey team.

Monday, Jan 1, 2018

Young Skater Wants to Follow Olympic Mother's Footsteps

Young Skater Wants to Follow Olympic Mother's Footsteps

Natasha Mishkutionok, an 11-year-old ice skater, shares her love of skating and her dream of being better than her mother, Natalia, who is an Olympic gold and silver medalist.

Friday, Nov 24, 2017
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By Matt Jackson

The Galleria Dallas Kicks off Holiday Season

The Galleria Dallas kicked off the holiday shopping season on Friday with the...View gallery

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