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Donations To North Texas-Based Organization Pour In Following Ohio Boy’s Viral Story

Donations to a North Texas-based organization are flying in, and a Dallas-based company has pledged to match every single dollar – all thanks to a simple act of kindness by a 9-year-old Ohio boy.

03/22/2014

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On The Road: Grand Prairie ‘Tractor Boys’

Dubiski Career High School in Grand Prairie has a championship team on their hands… a championship tractor team. The school is taking part in the Delo Tractor Restoration Competition.

10/17/2012

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On The Road: A Traveling Gutenberg Press

Like a lot of people Rusty Maisel had questions about the Bible, so he went looking for answers. Along the way he collected several biblical artifacts some dating back to 3000 B.C. I went On the Road to meet Maisel and his traveling exhibit called the Enduring Word Museum.

05/29/2012

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On The Road: Cowboy Boot Skates

In the Lone Star State, you can find folks wearing cowboy boots for everything from bull riding to black tie affairs. But one man loves his boots so much that he’s taken them rolling.

05/22/2012

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On The Road: After School Ballet

I’ve seen a lot of after school programs where kids simply chase each other just to kill the time, but one program in Fort Worth is keeping kids on their toes, literally.

05/17/2012

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On The Road: Treasure Hunters

It’s just under the surface of the dirt. Most people walk right over it ever day. What is it? Buried treasure! Lone Star Treasure Hunters search for what hides beneath the ground.

05/15/2012

Deep Ellum artist Frank Campagna works on a mural in the Design District in Dallas. (credit: Mike Kinney/CBSDFW.COM)

On The Road: Deep Ellum Artist Frank Campagna

He has been an artist his whole life, but you won’t find his art hanging in a gallery. To see Frank Campagna’s art all you have to do is drive around downtown Dallas.

05/10/2012

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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: 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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