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  • Separated sisters were reunited in Longview after more than 50 years

    Separated sisters were reunited in Longview after more than 50 years

    Sunday, July 22 2018 7:00 PM EDT2018-07-22 23:00:48 GMT
    An unforgettable East Texas reunion as two sisters see each other again after more than 50 years apart. Charlie Mae Johnson and Dorothy Mae Davis have not seen each other in 55 years until their family reunion at Longview's Stamper park over the weekend. "We've been separated a long time. I know we were supposed to be having a reunion but I didn't know we were going to have my sister and her family here," Charlie Mae says. Through family circumstances, they were separated...More >>
    An unforgettable East Texas reunion as two sisters see each other again after more than 50 years apart. Charlie Mae Johnson and Dorothy Mae Davis have not seen each other in 55 years until their family reunion at Longview's Stamper park over the weekend. "We've been separated a long time. I know we were supposed to be having a reunion but I didn't know we were going to have my sister and her family here," Charlie Mae says. Through family circumstances, they were separated...More >>
  • Texas African American Museum striving to preserve history

    Texas African American Museum striving to preserve history

    Saturday, July 21 2018 5:25 PM EDT2018-07-21 21:25:02 GMT
    Often times, African American history is only recognized during the month of February.  Founders of the Texas African American Museum felt their history slowly slipping away, now they are hoping to change that with the opening of the museum. "Some of the things I've seen in this little museum, I've not seen in history books, I've not seen online," visitor Cramoeya Cooper said. Though it may be small, the Texas African American Museum packs an exurbanite amount of inf...More >>
    Often times, African American history is only recognized during the month of February.  Founders of the Texas African American Museum felt their history slowly slipping away, now they are hoping to change that with the opening of the museum. "Some of the things I've seen in this little museum, I've not seen in history books, I've not seen online," visitor Cramoeya Cooper said. Though it may be small, the Texas African American Museum packs an exurbanite amount of inf...More >>
  • Family fulfills late Marine's lifelong wish

    Family fulfills late Marine's lifelong wish

    Saturday, July 14 2018 9:15 PM EDT2018-07-15 01:15:36 GMT
    Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer 5 Rex Hood (Source: Hood Family)Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer 5 Rex Hood (Source: Hood Family)

    The family of Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer 5 Rex Hood, who was hit by oncoming traffic while cutting his yard, fulfilled one of his lifelong wishes- to have some of his ashes shot out from a cannon on his property. 

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    The family of Marine Corps Chief Warrant Officer 5 Rex Hood, who was hit by oncoming traffic while cutting his yard, fulfilled one of his lifelong wishes- to have some of his ashes shot out from a cannon on his property. 

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  • Power of Prayer: Glass Castles Stained Glass Studio

    Power of Prayer: Glass Castles Stained Glass Studio

    Tuesday, May 29 2018 6:38 PM EDT2018-05-29 22:38:23 GMT

    A form of art synonymous with church sanctuaries has had a profound impact on one East Texas couple. Stained glass has become more than hobby for David and Teresa Darby. It's guiding their faith.

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    A form of art synonymous with church sanctuaries has had a profound impact on one East Texas couple. Stained glass has become more than hobby for David and Teresa Darby. It's guiding their faith.

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  • Power of Prayer: Glory Babies

    Power of Prayer: Glory Babies

    Monday, May 21 2018 9:22 AM EDT2018-05-21 13:22:05 GMT
    The Children's Park in Tyler is a place of healing for many East Texas families grieving the loss of a child. (Source: KLTV staff)The Children's Park in Tyler is a place of healing for many East Texas families grieving the loss of a child. (Source: KLTV staff)

    Families from around East Texas come to the Children's Park in Tyler to make memories together, while others go there to mend broken hearts.

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    Families from around East Texas come to the Children's Park in Tyler to make memories together, while others go there to mend broken hearts.

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