Emergency Service
9:13 am
Tue May 8, 2012

911 services down in Hopkins County

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SULPHUR SPRINGS - Hopkins County dispatch is reporting that a total equipment failure occurred overnight resulting in the loss of 911  fire and  law enforcement service in the county.

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Shots - Health Blog
8:47 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Why Your Drug Copay Could Change

How much a medicine costs you could vary depending on the value your insurer assigns to treatment.
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Originally published on Tue May 8, 2012 11:00 am

What if how much you paid for a drug was based on how much it might help you, instead of the sticker price?

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Bonham State Park
8:45 am
Tue May 8, 2012

20-year-old dies at Fannin County lake

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FANNIN COUNTY - Texas Game Wardens are investigating a drowning at Bonham State Park Lake that reportedly occurred while a man was swimming with family members.

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Mary of Puddin Hill
8:41 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Greenville's Puddin Hill outlet no more, but is this the end?

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GREENVILLE - The sale of goods from Mary of Puddin Hill for Valentine's Day had customers excited about the potential life of the store along eastbound Interstate 30, which months earlier had announced they would close operations.

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The Two-Way
8:19 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Co-Workers Rescue Man From Vat Of Acid

Originally published on Fri May 11, 2012 12:16 pm

While initial headlines that said a man jumped into a vat of acid to rescue a co-worker at at New Jersey construction site may have overstated what happened just a bit, there's still a dramatic tale to tell.

According to NorthJersey.com:

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The Salt
8:06 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Recipe For Safer Drinking Water? Add Sun, Salt And Lime

Pakistani boys collect water from a hand pump on the outskirts of Islamabad.
Anjum Naveed AP

Originally published on Tue May 8, 2012 10:37 am

Sun, salt and lime sounds like the beginnings of a cocktail recipe, but for some, it could mean cleaner, life-sustaining water.

In many developing countries, the only source of water is contaminated with viruses and bacteria. In fact, the United Nations estimates that 1 in 6 people don't have access to enough fresh drinking water.

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It's All Politics
8:05 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Voters Tuesday To Decide Lugar's Fate, Walker's Wisconsin Recall Opponent

Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., meets with voters Tuesday outside of a polling place in Greenwood, Ind. Lugar is being challenged in the Republican primary by Indiana Treasurer Richard Mourdock.
Darron Cummings AP

Originally published on Tue May 8, 2012 10:00 am

Voters in Indiana, Wisconsin and North Carolina on Tuesday will decide the outcome of battles many see as proxy wars going into the fall elections.

-- In Indiana, voters will determine the fate of six-term Republican Sen. Richard Lugar, 80, a respected legislator who has run afoul of Tea Party activists.

-- In Wisconsin, they'll pick a Democrat from a field of four whose aim it will be to oust anti-union Republican Gov. Scott Walker in a June recall election prompted by his slashing of collective bargaining rights.

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Graduation
7:23 am
Tue May 8, 2012

The next chapter awaits: Graduation on the horizon

The A&M-Commerce Class of 2011 celebrate following ceremonies in December
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The stage is nearly set for thousands of college seniors scheduled to graduate this weekend from Paris Junior College, Texas A&M University-Commerce and across the region. 

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Mary Clark, Traveler
7:20 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Mary Clark, Traveler Episode 37

Mary travels back to Jordan.  Eat your heart out, Omar Sharif!

The Two-Way
7:12 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Sacred White Buffalo Slaughtered; Reward For Catching Killer Grows

Lightning Medicine Cloud, a sacred white buffalo, last June.
LM Otero AP

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