Paddington the bear cub rescued from Corinth.
Courtesy:  International Exotic Animal Sanctuary

Corinth Bear Cub Adjusting Well To Life At Sanctuary In Boyd

The International Exotic Animal Sanctuary says Paddington is transitioning into his new home nicely and is already keen on climbing.


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Man From Wise County To Stand Trial In ’68 Pa. Homicide

A Pennsylvania judge has ruled that a man from Wise County will stand trial in the 1968 killing of a Bethlehem Steel employee.


The costume of the Chewbacca character from the "Star Wars" series of films is displayed at the museum exhibit of "Star Wars: In Concert" at the Orleans Arena May 29, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Chewbacca Actor Has Double Knee Surgery

Actor Peter Mayhew, who portrayed the towering Chewbacca in the “Star Wars” films, was recovering Wednesday from double knee-replacement surgery at a North Texas hospital.


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Unbearable Smell Forcing Boyd Residents Inside

Spring is in the air, but in one North Texas community, that’s not necessarily a good thing. Residents in Boyd are organizing to fight a smell they say gets so bad at times that they stay captive inside their homes.

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Good Deed By Boyd Girls Gets Noticed

Kearstin and Celeste Cruz of the Wise County town of Boyd got some special attention Friday in front of their peers.


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Arrests After 82-Year-Old Found Bound & Gagged

So far, two people have been arrested for their involvement with the injury of an elderly Wise County man. Marvin Zimmerman remains hospitalized. On Friday, the 82-year-old was found bound and gagged in his home in Boyd.


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Salt Water Disposal Well Fire In Wise County

The North Texas weather may have been the cause of a massive fire in Wise County. At around 8:30 Tuesday morning a lightning strike is suspected of starting a fire at a salt water disposal well.


Wise County Fire

Wise County Fire Destroyes Three Homes

A second large grass fire is burning across a North Texas county. The Wise County Sheriff’s Office reports they are fighting a 300 acre grass fire.


Cowboys Stadium

Billboard Worker Dies After Fall Near Cowboys Stadium

A billboard worker has died after falling about 30 feet from a sign near Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.