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Patriot PAWS Service Dogs

Linda Scoggin with Patriot Paws stops by with Betsy Ross, a gorgeous yellow lab. Linda shares some great information about training service dogs for our veterans and how you can get involved.

Wildfire at Bear Creek sparks memories of destruction

Fearing another Bear Creek fire along the lines of this past year’s devastating wildfires, Cass County firefighters late this past week battled a blaze off CR 3777 for more than three hours.

Tyler Obediance Training Club

Kathleen McCulloug, President of the Tyler Obediance Training Club , stops by with her award winning dog, Aspen.


Ann Alotto stops by with Robin, a precious pup looking for a good home. Ann chats with Ben and Katie about what APET-SPCA is doing to help find homes for displaced animals.

QCT performs The Marvelous Wonderettes

Preparations for the Quitman Community Theatre’s production of The Marvelous Wonderettes are currently underway.

Texas voter ID law goes to court

Texas state officials went to federal court Monday to defend a controversial new voter identification law, dismissing suggestions the requirement would deny hundreds of thousands of people -- many of them minorities -- access to the ballot.

Feds unveil indictments in Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry's slaying

Federal authorities unsealed Monday an indictment charging five men in the death of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry and offering up to $1 million for information leading to the arrest of the four men still at large.

East Texas Medical Center awarded for cancer care

The Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons has granted its Outstanding Achievement Award to the East Texas Medical Center Institute, as well as a select group of accredited cancer programs surveyed in 2011.

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes settle divorce

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes have signed a divorce settlement hammered out by their lawyers, the attorney for Holmes told CNN Monday.

Mexico accuses U.S. agent in fatal border shooting

Mexico's foreign ministry has accused a U.S. border patrol agent of fatally shooting a Mexican citizen over the weekend.