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Wheelchair athletes play quad rugby, also known to many as murderball. (credit: Mike Kinney/KTVT/KTXA)

On The Road: Quad Rugby

The sport is now called quad rugby, but it’s original name was murderball because they said it looked like they were killing each other.

04/25/2012

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On The Road: 100 Years Since Titanic Sank

This week marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the R.M.S. Titanic. The unsinkable ship hit an iceberg on April 14th, 1912 and sank, killing more than 1,500 people.

04/13/2012

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On The Road: Irish Fiddle Dancer Hailey Sandoz

Irish dance takes a long time to master. Playing a fiddle takes a lot of time, too. Hailey Sandoz does both, and does them very well.

04/11/2012

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On The Road: Fort Worth Bicycle Tree

One person I have never forgotten is George Hilton. A few years ago I went by his place to do a story on his somewhat famous tree. You see Hilton is the man responsible for the ‘bicycle tree’ in Fort Worth.

04/10/2012

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On The Road: Heard

Art is not always a painting or a sculpture.

03/30/2012

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On The Road: Braille Weaving Loom

They say the key to learning something is to have fun while you are learning and you will remember it better. Today I went On the Road to the Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind to find out about a new tool they are using to teach the visually impaired about braille.

03/28/2012

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On The Road: Musicians Making The Accordion “Cool”

The old squeeze box know as the accordion is not known for being a hip instrument but in today’s On the Road in Texas I met two young maestros’ of the accordion that are on a mission to make the accordion “cool”.

03/27/2012

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On the Road: Model T Man

Classic cars have always amazed me because they have stood the test of time. To see an old car still running down the road shows how well those cars were made. You don’t see too many cars from the 80’s and 90’s any more because they were not made to last.

03/26/2012

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Through The Lens: Edible Car Contest

These days there is a lot of talk about healthy eating in schools and the juvenile obesity problem but there is one contest for school kids that is using tasty treat as a vehicle for learning.

03/02/2012

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Through The Lens: Auctioneers School

People from all over the country come to Lewisville to one of the best auctioneer schools in the country.

03/01/2012

Through The Lens: Goodwill Employee Celebrated

So how did you celebrate leap day today? Some people celebrate a birthday that they only get once every four years and some women ask men to marry them. In today’s Through the Lens I […]

02/29/2012

Through The Lens: JP’s Barber Shop

When I get my hair cut, I have to admit I like to be sitting in a barber shop.  A real barber shop complete with barber’s pole and barber’s chairs and not a salon.  In […]

02/28/2012