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Afternoon Headlines: Life expectancy longer than ever

Gun-slinging in Nashville. Gun-slinging in Nashville.
Probably the warmest it's been in MN for months! Probably the warmest it's been in MN for months!
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Meet Mark Scirto and this sweet little girl tonight in Kilgore. Meet Mark Scirto and this sweet little girl tonight in Kilgore.

A couple of robbers point a gun at the owner of a gas station. Trouble is the suspects don't know that the owner served in the Iraq Army for seven years. We've got the Nashville gun fight tonight at 5.

 

A huge gas line explosion shut down two major freeways this morning in my hometown of Minneapolis. We'll also have this fiery video for you at 5.

 

According to new government data, a child born today can expect to live longer than ever in US history. Join Dr. Ed LIVE from Methodist Dallas Medical Center as he elaborates on the report.

 

Also at 5, a middle school student in Missouri was pulled out of class because her t-shirt may have had inappropriate language on it. Hear from the student's mother and School Principal in the five o'clock news, and then weigh in on the subject. Do you love it or hate it?

 

For Whitney Walden, everyday with her daughter, Aralyn, is a gift from God. The Walden's seven-month-old daughter was born with Trisomy 8, a rare chromosomal disorder. Tonight, the Walden's church family is hosting a pancake dinner in Kilgore to raise funds to cover their daughter's medical expenses. Join Mark Scirto, as he will be broadcasting LIVE from this event. We hope to see you there.

 

He is a member of a family legacy that has ministered to presidents and packed stadiums across the country for decades. He's the grandson of Reverend Billy Graham and he's in East Texas. At 6, Bob Hallmark has more from the next generation of "Graham" to minister to America.

 

A new proposal introduced by Texas lawmakers would hold dog owner's responsible if their dog attacks someone. At 6, Morgan Chesky takes a deeper look inside the proposed legislation.

 

What East Texans are clicking on today:

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Child injured in Hopkins Co. ambulance wreck

Longview woman busted for meth in underwear

 

In Your Community:

Henderson: Songs for Stephani

Jacksonville: Put in your two cents

Tyler: Let's Potty!

 

Happy St. Patrick's Day!
Celebrate safely tonight,

Elizabeth Thomas
Community Web Producer

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