Memorial Day

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Texas Troopers Out In Force Over Memorial Day Weekend

Texas troopers will be out in force over the long Memorial Day holiday weekend to catch drunken drivers and other traffic violators.

05/21/2015

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Texas Gas Prices Up Before Memorial Day

Retail gas prices in Texas have gone up heading into the Memorial Day weekend. AAA Texas reported the average price at the pump statewide rose this week to reach $2.51 per gallon.

05/20/2015

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Walmart Expands Veteran Hiring

Retail giant Walmart announced Wednesday that it is expanding its original plan to hire 100,000 veterans by 2018, to hire a total of 250,000 recently discharged veterans by 2020.

05/20/2015

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Personal North Texas Tribute To Never Forget Fallen Soldiers

If there was a question whether people still remember, for 17 North Texas families, this weekend that question was answered.

05/16/2015

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Best Memorial Day Getaways Near DFW

Within just a few hours of Dallas and Fort Worth there are many different Memorial Day experiences to choose from, all of which will be filled with friends, family and fun.

05/16/2015

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5 Best Ways To Observe Memorial Day

Honor Memorial Day and celebrate the national holiday with these five ideas.

05/13/2015

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5 Best Grills To Get You Through Your Memorial Day BBQ

It’s barbecue season! Time to find the perfect backyard grill for you and your whole family. Here are five great options to get you started.

05/12/2015

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Teaching Our Children The Importance Of Celebrating Memorial Day

Memorial Day is not just the official start to summer. It’s also an important holiday to pay your respects for those men and women who died in battle.

05/12/2015

Carry The Load

Carry The Load Walking To Remember The Sacrifices Made By Our veterans And First Responders!

Join Carry The Load’s mission to restore the true meaning of Memorial Day by honoring and remembering the sacrifices made by our military, law enforcement, firefighters and rescue personnel. This Memorial Day, celebrate the holiday […]

05/11/2015

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Sunset At Memorial Park Honors & Remembers

The American symbol of freedom is also a symbol of sacrifice. In Collin County, 42 flags wave – one for each Plano serviceman who has died for the Stars and Stripes. The clouds parted just in time for Plano’s annual Sunset at Memorial Park.

CBSDFW.COM–05/26/2014

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Fewer Memorial Day Boaters Navigate Low Lake Levels

North Texas Lakes aren’t close to being at normal levels, despite recent heavy rains.

CBS 11–05/26/2014

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Thousands Attend Memorial Day Ceremony At DFW Nat’l Cemetery

The DFW National Cemetery is the final resting place for thousands of North Texas heroes, and the site where thousands of people paid respects to them on this Memorial Day.

CBS 11–05/26/2014

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