Blake Pyron Takes His Snow Shack Idea To The 'Shark Tank'We first brought you the story of Blake Pyron, the youngest business owner in Sanger as officially proclaimed by Senator Ted Cruz, last spring. He is also the only business owner in Texas with Down Syndrome.
Blake's Snow ShackIt's a story you first heard here on KRLD, and now the Sanger businessman with Down Syndrome is shifting into high gear as his business goes to NASCAR this weekend. JD Ryan is Around Town at Blake's Snow Shack.
Special Needs Cheer Squad Soars With ConfidenceIf you’ve ever doubted the power of positivity, the cheerleaders at one gym in Southlake may change your mind.
Blake's Snow ShackSoon there will be a new place in Sanger to get a snow cone. JD Ryan is Around Town with the story of the youngest business owner in Sanger and the only one in Texas with Down Syndrome.
Mom Alleges Special Needs Son Not Getting Attention He Needs On School BusPatti Keenan's son, 11-year-old Brennan, has Down Syndrome and is a student at High Country Elementary School in the Eagle Mountain-Saginaw ISD.
Inspirational Brothers Share Football SpotlightFootball is a joint effort for two North Texas siblings. One of the brothers is a star on the field, but his younger brother has a growing fan base for a completely different reason.
Special Needs Workers To Run Ice Cream ShopDallas businessman Tom Landis plans to open up an ice cream parlor run entirely by employees with special needs. But don't mistake his idea with charity, he said.
Young Man With Down Syndrome Plays Drums For Big CrowdA young man with Down Syndrome - but importantly, talent - shined in the spotlight Saturday night.
DFW Mother Loses Son & Husband Within DaysJuly 21, 2011 is a day I will never forget. I attended the funeral of a 4-month-old little boy. Then, I attended the funeral of his father. It was an emotional day full of tears, questions and disbelief.
October Also Down Syndrome Awareness MonthIt is not unusual to see people wearing pink in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But for thousands of local families, October is also for blue and yellow -- the colors that represent Down Syndrome Awareness Month.
Family Says American Airlines Denied First Class FlightA family alleges they weren’t allowed to fly first class on American Airlines because their son has Down Syndrome.
North Texans With Special Needs Lose The Training WheelsWe all remember the day when we learned to ride a bicycle and the extra achievement when that ride stopped involving training wheels. Helping North Texans with special needs achieve that goal is the focus of a unique week-long event in Arlington.