Hello, and happy Friday!
Here are a few stories that you might enjoy to get you through the rest of your workday:
1. Space Center Houston is adding a "jumbo" piece of space history to its already impressive fleet of retired spacecraft and aerospace vehicles.Thursday, NASA announced the transfer of ownership of the Shuttle Carrier Aircraft, or SCA, to the official visitor's center of the Johnson Space Center.
2. If you need something to do this weekend in East Texas, we've got your list right here. Lots going on around here!
3. A Tyler ISD school bus has been involved in a non-injury accident this afternoon, according to school officials. We have a reporter on the scene to gather the latest details. More information here.
4. Love was in the air for Muriel and Barry Kidwell as they got ready Thursday night for their ultimate dream date.The date was provided by Lufkin's Grace Care Center as part of its new program called Grace Filled Dreams, which will give one resident a month a chance to fulfill a dream or relive one. See what they wanted to do on their dream date here.
5. Everyone has something in their home that is broken, or has stopped working, but you don't want to throw it away quite yet. Well, now you don't have to. A store in Tyler is called "The Fix Shop" and the service is exactly that. The owner can fix pretty much anything and everything from electronics, to tractors.Read about what he does here.
6. Our Shaley Sanders spoke today with a young man from Chapel Hill who is now serving in the military in Afghanistan, and he's making news today because of a video he made inviting young celebrity Selena Gomez to the Army Ball.
7. What will your weekend weather be like? There is so much to do, including First Monday, and you need to know what to wear. Find out here.
Here's the link to our livestream so you can watch your best local news on KLTV.com if you're not near a tv. We'll be live at 4, 5, and 6!
See you then!